THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Maria Aikin

Born: 4th Dec 1811.
Baptised: 10th May 1812 at St John’s Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.
Status: Free, born in the Colony.
Married: Samuel Pateman.
Occupation:
Died: c1887 registered at Millfield.
Buried:
Father: John Aikin.
Mother: Frances.

Profile:
After the Macquarie era the following children were born to Maria and Samuel:
Joseph baptised c1844.
Charlotte baptised c1847.

In the 1822 Muster an unnamed child is listed as living with John Aikin at Parramatta.

Maria is listed in the 1823,24,25 Muster as being a 16 year old child of John Aikin and living at Parramatta. She could not, however, be found in the 1828 Census.

Researched & submitted by Association member, F O’Donnell.

References:
NSW Pioneer Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes: V18119718 1C; V1811 35 7; V1855390 43B and V1887 13257.
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)