THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Mary Thorn

Born: c.1821
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: ?George Sherwin, 1841, Parramatta
Occupation:
Died: ?1892, Parramatta
Buried:
Father: John Thorn
Mother: Jane M Humm

Profile:
During the Macquarie era Mary, the daughter of John & Jane M was baptized at St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1819 5521 1B & V1821 1301 148

After the Macquarie era:
1822 Muster: Thorn, unnamed, 1, BC, Child of John Thorn, Parramatta

1823,24,25 Muster: Thorn, Margaret, 4, BC, Daughter of John Thorn, Parramatta

1828 Census: Mary Thorn, 7, BC, Protestant, Daughter, living at Parramatta with her parents & siblings
Mary Thorn married George Sherwin at St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1841 277 25C
Mary Sherwin, daughter of John died 1892, regd Parramatta – 1892 10600

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)