THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Samuel James

Born: cMarch 1784, Essex, England.
Arrived : 4th August 1802.
Vessel: Perseus.
Status: Convict - sentenced to 7 years.
Married: Ann Bean on the 28th November 1808 at St Johnís Church of England, Parramatta, NSW.
Died: 6th March 1855 at Castle Hill, NSW,
Buried: 8th March 1855 at St Johnís Church of England Cemetery, Parramatta, NSW.
Father: Samuel James.
Mother : Elizabeth.

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During the Macquarie era Samuel was a Police Constable in the Castle Hill/Baulkham Hill area.
On 13 January 1818 Governor Macquarie granted Samuel 80 acres of land at Baulkham Hills,NSW.


Prior to the Macquarie Era Samuel and Ann had the following child:-
William baptised 30th October 1808 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.

During the Macquarie Era they had the following children:-
Elizabeth
baptised 6th September 1810 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.
Ann baptised 25th May 1812 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.
Rosetta baptised 9th July 1814 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.
John baptised 10th October 1816 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.
Samuel baptised 2nd September 1818 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.
James baptised 30th November 1820 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.

The following children were born after the Macquarie Era:-
Lucy
baptised 2nd October 1822 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.
Sarah baptised 11th August 1824 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.
Jane baptised 20th May 1826 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.
Mary Ann baptised 3rd September 1829 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.
Ester baptised 6th September 1833 at St John's Church of England, Parramatta, N.S.W.

Contribution received from Association Member, Kathy Walden.

Reference:
A Register of Pioneer Families, Volume 2, Pages 29 to 30 and 317
State Archives Convict Records.
Perry McIntyre & Adele Cathro, "Thomas Dunn: Convict and Chief Constable and his Descendants", Page 32

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