THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Mary A Cross

Born: c.1814
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: ?John Alcorn, 1833, Windsor
Occupation:
Died: ?1882, Windsor
Buried:
Father: Thomas Cross
Mother: Martha Eaton

Profile:
During the Macquarie era Mary A, the daughter of Thomas & Martha, was baptized at CE, Richmond – V1814 4199 1B & V1814 229 156

After the Macquarie era:
1822 Muster: an unnamed child to T Cross, Windsor

On the Richmond School Roll in October 1823 – January 1824 in the Col Sec Correspondence###

1823,24,25 Muster: Mary Cross, a11, BC, Daughter of Thomas Cross, Richmond

1828 Census: Mary Cross, a14, BC, Protestant, Living with her parents at Richmond

?Mary A Cross married John Alcorn in 1833 at St Matthew’s CE, Windsor – V1833 364 17
?Mary A Alcorn, daughter of Thomas C, died 1882 at Windsor – 1882 8962

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