THE PEOPLE IN THE LIFE AND
TIMES OF LACHLAN AND ELIZABETH MACQUARIE
Born: 5 June 1815
in Sydney N.S.W.
Baptised: 23 July 1815, registered at St Philips Church of England,
Sydney, N.S.W. V18153652 1B/1815, V1818825 7/1818.# Status: Free, born
in the colony.
Married: John Baylis/Bayliss on
the 19 March 1832. V18321156/1832, V18321158/1832.#
Father: Joseph Tuso/Tuzo.
Mother : Rebecca Golsby.
During the Macquarie era, Priscilla was born on the 5 June 1815 and her
birth was registered at St Philips Church of England, Sydney under the
surname of Tuzo.
After the Macquarie, Priscilla is listed in the 1828 Census as Priscilla Tuzo being 12
years of age, a lodger of Rebecca Goulby living in Kent Street, Sydney, N.S.W.
On the 19 March 1832, Priscilla at the age of 16 married John
Baylis/Bayliss, her marriage was registered under the surname of Golsby
at the Church of England, Abercombie District, Bathurst, N.S.W.
A son, John was born to Priscilla and John in 1838.
Contributed by Association member, Sharon Lamb.
Reference: # Historical Index, NSW
Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages.
AO Reel N0. 5001, Register of Baptisms, Burials and Marriages, Registry Vol. Nos 1 - 2.
The Hawkesbury Pioneer Register, published by the Hawkesbury Family
History Group, Windsor, N.S.W., 1994 (2nd ed.). Census of New South Wales, November 1828, edited by Malcolm R. Sainty and Keith A. Johnson.
Kevin Golsby – Beginnings.
John Cobley – The Crimes of the First Fleet Convicts.