THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

John Pye jnr

Born: 26 Jun 1798, Baulkham Hills*
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: Eleanor Murray, 2 Feb 1826, Parramatta*
Occupation:
Died: 28 Dec 1845, Baulkham Hills*
Buried: St John’s CE, Parramatta*
Father: John Pye*
Mother: Mary Phillips*

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era John, the son of John & Mary was baptized at St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1798 711 1A & V1798 210 148

After the Macquarie era:
1822 Muster: Pye, John, 25, BC, Child of John Pye, Parramatta

1823,24,25 Muster: Pye, John, 29, BC, Family of John Pye, Baulkham Hills

In 1825 John Pye, publican of Baulkham Hills, was on a list of persons liable to serve as jurors at Parramatta or Liverpool. On 19 November 1825 there was a reference to Pye’s public house on the Windsor Road###

John married Eleanor Murray at St John’s CE, Parramatta – V11826 1 10, V1826 319 44B & V1826 357 150
1828 Census: John Pye jun, 311, BC, Protestant, Publican living at Baulkham Hills with Ellen & Mary Elizabeth 1
John Pye died 1845, age 48 – St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1845 520 30B

Researched & submitted by Association member F O’Donnell

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)
###Index to the Papers of the Colonial Secretary 1788- 1825 – Archives Authority of NSW 1989
*A Register of Pioneer Families – vol.2 – The 1788-1820 Pioneer Association Inc 1995