THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Mary Humphries

Born: c.1800, Sydney, NSW*
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: Thomas Gosper, 19 Apr 1819, Windsor*
Occupation:
Died: 24 Jan 1892, Colo*
Buried: 25 Jan 1892, Colo*
Father: Edward Humphries*
Mother: Mary Williams*

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era Mary was born in the Colony – no baptism found

During the Macquarie era Mary married Thomas Gosport at St Matthew’s CE, Windsor – V1819 2338 3A

After the Macquarie era:
Not found in the 1822 Muster

1823,24,25 Muster: Mary A Gosport, 24, BC, Wife of Thomas Gosport

1828 Census: Mary Gosport, 27, BC, Protestant, living at Lower Portland Head with Jane 8, Mary A 5, Thomas 3 & Eliza
Mary Gosper died 1892, parents unknown, regd Richmond – 1892 11673

Researched & submitted by Association member F O’Donnell

References:
NSW Pioneer/Federation 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)
*A Register of Pioneer Families – vol.2 – The 1788-1820 Pioneer Association Inc 1995