THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Robert Williams snr

Born: c.1795
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: ?Charlotte Eather - no mge found
Occupation: Farmer
Died: ?1839, Richmond
Buried:
Father: ?Robert Williams
Mother: ?Elizabeth

Profile:
?Robert Williams, the son of Robert & Elizabeth, was baptized at St Phillip’s CE, Sydney – V1795 412 1A & V1795 319 4

?During the Macquarie era, in January 1816, Robert, BC of Richmond, was on a list to receive a land grant###

?He was the father of:
Mary Ann Ether 1817, Richmond
Robert Williams 1819, Richmond

?After the Macquarie era Robert was the father of Elizabeth 1821, Thomas 1824, Ann 1826, James 1829, Charles 1831, Charlotte 1834, John 1836 & George 1838

From Jun 1823 to August 1824, there are more listings in the Col Sec papers###

?1822 Muster: Robert Williams, a26, BC, Landholder, Windsor

1823,24,25 Muster: Robert Williams, BC, Landholder, Richmond

1828 Census: Robert Williams, a29, BC, Protestant, Farmer at Richmond, living with Charlotte, Mary Ann, Robert jnr, Elizabeth, Thomas & Ann

?Robert Williams died 1839, age 46 – CE, Richmond – V1839 996 23A & V1839 878 157

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)
###Index to the Papers of the Colonial Secretary 1788- 1825 – Archives Authority of NSW 1989