THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Margaret Poole

Born: c.1790
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: Rowland Fairweather 1813, Sydney
Occupation:
Died: ?1866, Sydney
Buried:
Father: James
Mother:

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era Margaret was born in the Colony – no baptism identified

During the Macquarie era Margaret was the mother of Harriett born c.1810

Margaret married Rowland Fairweather at St Phillip’s CE, Sydney – V1813 1519 3A
Their children were:
Jane 1813
Rowland 1815
John 1819
Elizabeth c.1821
After the Macquarie era their children were James c.1824, Margaret c.1827, Thomas 1831 &Ann 1834

1822 Muster: Fairweather Margret, BC, Wife to R Fairweather, Sydney

1823,24,25 Muster: Fairweather, Margaret, BC, Wife of Rowland Fairweather, Sydney with Harriet 15, Jane 12, Rowland 10, John 7, Elizabeth 4 & James

1828 Census: Margaret Fairweather, 38, BC, Protestant, living in York St, Sydney with Rowland, Jane 15, Robin 13, John 10, Elizabeth 7, James 4 & Margaret 1

?Margaret Fairweather daughter of James, died 1866 in Sydney – 1866 820

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)