THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Mary Wilkinson

Born: 4th April 1803 at Parramatta, N.S.W.
Status: Free, born in the Colony.
Occupation: Servant.
Married: William Farthing [1796-1886] on the 20th February 1820 at Castlereagh, N.S.W.
Died: 3rd February 1829 at Sydney,N.S.W.
Buried: cFebruary 1829 at Sydney, N.S.W.
Father: George Wilkinson [1771-1815].
Mother: Sarah Coleman [1777-1853].

Profile:
During the Macquarie era the following child was born to Mary and William:-
Ann Farthing born 20th November 1820 Castlereagh, N.S.W.

After the Macquarie era the following children were born to Mary and William:-
Elizabeth born 10th November 1822 at Castlereagh, N.S.W.
Sarah born 1st September 1824 at Port Macquarie, N.S.W.
Charlotte born 1st September 1824 at Port Macquarie, N.S.W., died 9th September 1826 Sydney N.S.W.

Mary separated from William sometime before 1828 after returning with the family to Sydney on the 3rd December 1825.

When Mary died the children went to live with their grandmother Sarah Salmon.

Contributed by Association member, Rex Webb.

Reference:
Sue Ahern "The Wilkinson Webb Women".
NSWBDM Registry:
NSW Census - November 1828.

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