THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

THE PEOPLE IN THE LIFE AND TIMES OF LACHLAN AND ELIZABETH MACQUARIE

John Cobcroft

Born: 1797
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: Mary Crew
Occupation: Farmer
Died: ?1881, Singleton
Buried:
Father: John Cobcroft
Mother: Sarah

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era, in 1797, John, the son of John & Sarah, was baptized at St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1797 655 1A & V1797 189 148

During the Macquarie era, in 1817, John Cobcroft married Mary Crew at St Matthew’s CE, Windsor – V1817 2122 3A
Enoch Crew was baptized in 1817
Elvira bapt 1821

After the Macquarie era their children were:
Richard, Abel J, Adam G W, Arthur C, John F, William, Alfred, Mary, Matilda J &?Emma J
1822 Muster: John Cobcroft, a23, BC, Landholder, Windsor

1823,24,25 Muster: John Cobcroft, BC, Landholder, Wilberforce with Mary Ann, Enoch a8, Elvina (Elvira) a5 & Richard a2

1828 Census: John Cobcroft, a31, BC, Protestant, Farmer, Wilberforce with Maria, Enoch, Recordo, (Richard) Abel John & Adam G

?John F Cobcroft, son of John F & Sarah, died 1881 at Singleton – 1881 10346

Researched & submitted by F O’Donnell - member

References:
NSW Pioneer Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes
General Muster and Land and Stock Muster of NSW. 1822 – ABGR - 1988
General Muster List of New South Wales – 1823, 1824, 1825 – ABGR - 1999
Census of New South Wales 1828 – Sainty & Johnson, eds – 2008(cd)