THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Robert Davis

Born: c.1800
Arrived Sydney: 18 Nov 1818
Vessel: Shipley
Status: Convict – 7 years
Married: Ann James 27 Mar 1827*
Occupation: Stable boy
Died:
Buried:
Father:
Mother:

Profile:
During the Macquarie era Robert Davis was tried at Warwick Assizes on 28th March 1818 & received a sentence of 7 years. He was a19 & a stable boy***

1822 Muster: Robert Davis, C, Shipley, 7, Govt Servant, J Metcalf, Parramatta

1823,24,25 Muster: Robert Davis, FS, Shipley 1818, 7, Employed by Dan Bryant, Melville

Robert Davies married Ann James in 1827 at St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1827 4022 3B & V1827 8 11

1828 Census: Robert Davis, a28, FS, Protestant, Shipley 1818, Settler at Castle Hill

Researched & submitted by F O’Donnell - member

References:
NSW Pioneer Birth, Death & Marriage Indexes
***Principal Supt of Convicts – Bound Indents( Fiche) - Archives Office of NSW
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