THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Margaret Southern/Sutherland.

Born: c1783 at Manchester, England.
Arrived Sydney:
23rd June 1804.
Vessel: Experiment 1
.
Status: Convict, 7 years transportation.
Married:
John Parks/Perkes/Sparks.
Occupation:
Died: 24th March 1859 at Parkes Camp, Cooks River
N.S.W.
Buried: 25th March 1859 at St Peter's, Cooks River, N.S.W.
Father:
Mother:

Profile:
Prior to the Macquarie era, the following children were born to Margaret and John:-
Mary Ann born. 9th November 1807 at Sydney.
Sarah born. 19th April 1809 at Sydney.

During the Macquarie era, the following children were born to Margaret and John:-
John born 5th August 1810 at Sydney.
Ann(Nancy) born 12th May 1812 at Sydney.
Joseph born. 4th February 1814 at Petersham,N.S.W.

Esther born c.1815 at Petersham.
James born c.1816 at Petersham.
William born 9th April 1818 at Petersham.
After the Macquarie era, the following children were born to Margaret and John:-
Isaac born 4th January 1823 at Petersham.
Elizabeth born c1824 at Cooks River, N.S.W.
Thomas born 11th March 1825 at Petersham.
Louisa born 2nd February 1827 at Petersham.

Margaret Southern was convicted of stealing one Linen Shift valued at one penny, one Shift valued at one penny and one Linen Apron valued at one penny and was sentenced to 7 years transportation.

Reference:
A Register of Pioneer Families Pages 368 to 378 published by The 1788-1820 Pioneer Association Inc. 1995
The Log Book, Journal of the Tweed Heads Historical Society Incorporated, March 2011, No. 94.
Census of New South Wales-November 1828.

Websites:
City of Canterbury
www.canterbury.nsw.gov.au

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