THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Mary Greenwood.

Born: c1762-1763 in England.
Arrived
: 26th January 1788.
Vessel: Lady Penrhyn.
Status: Convict.
Married: Richard Partridge on the 5th November 1810 at St. John’s Parramatta, N.S.W.
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Died: cSeptember 1837 at Parramatta, N.S.W.
Buried: 17th September 1837 at
St John’s Cemetery Parramatta, N.S.W.
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Mother:

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Prior to the Macquarie era the following children were born to Mary and Richard:-
Richard born 3rd November 1793 at Parramatta, N.S.W.
Mary born 15th February 1797 at Parramatta, N.S.W.

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At the Old Bailey on the 11th May 1785, Mary Greenwood and George Partridge were indicted for feloniously assaulting Adam Mills on the King’s highway, on the 9th of April last, and putting him in corporal fear and danger of his life, and feloniously taking from his person and against his will, one cotton gown, value 10s. one pair of cotton stockings, value 1s. a linen handkerchief value 1s. the property of the said Adam. Both were found guilty and sentenced to death. However, Mary Greenwood was one of 262 convicts transported to Sydney on the Lady Penrhyn.

Reference:
A Register of Pioneer Families Volume 1, Page 379, published by
The 1788-1820 Pioneer Association Inc.
Old Bailey Online: www.oldbaileyonline.org

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