THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Mary Eaton

Born: c.1800
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: ?James Richards, 1816, Richmond
Occupation:
Died:
Buried:
Father: William Eaton
Mother: Jane Ison

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era Mary, the daughter of William & Jane, was baptized at St Phillip’s CE, Sydney – V1800 910 1A & V1800 655 4

During the Macquarie era Mary Eaton married James Richards at CE, Richmond – V1816 1892 3A, V1816 9 156 & V1816 120 156
?Their children were:
Benjamin 1818, Richmond
Thomas 1820, Richmond

After the Macquarie era their children were William 1822 & Susannah 1824
1822 Muster: Mary Richards, BC, Wife of J Richards, Windsor with 3 unnamed children of J Richards

1823,24,25 Muster: Mary Richards, a25 BC, Child of James Richards, Richmond with Benjamin a7, son of James Richards

?1828 Census: Mary Ann Richards, a28, BC, Protestant, housekeeper to Isaac Cornwell at Richmond, living with Benjamin a10 & Mary Ann 13m

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)