THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Richard W Cobcroft

Born: 1793
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: Charlotte Smith
Occupation: Farmer
Died: 1866, Windsor
Buried:
Father: John Cobcroft
Mother: Sarah

Profile:
Before the Macquarie era, in 1793, Richard W, the son of John & Sarah, was baptized at St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1793 251 1A
During the Macquarie era, in 1812, Richard married Charlotte Smith at St Matthew’s CE, Windsor - V1812 1419 3A
Their children were:
Joseph c.1813
Elizabeth 1814
William 1818
Charlotte 1820
After the Macquarie era: 1822 Muster: Richard Cobcroft, 30, BC, Landholder, Windsor with Charlotte, 27, BC & 5 unnamed children, all BC

1823,24,25 Muster: Richard Cobcroft, BC, Landholder, Wilberforce with Charlotte, Joseph, Elizabeth, William, Charlotte & Richard, all BC

1828 Census: Richard Cobcroft, a36, BC, Protestant, Farmer, Wilberforce with Joseph 15, Charlotte 9, William John 7, Richard 5, Sarah 3, Matilda 2, Sophia 5m, all BC

Richard W Cobcroft, son of John & Sarah, died 1866 at Windsor – 1866 7179

Researched & submitted by F O’Donnell - member

References:
NSW Pioneer 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)