THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Sarah McAlpin

Born: c.1804
Arrived Sydney: 1804
Vessel: Experiment XXX
Status: CF
Married: Thomas Eather jnr, Windsor
Occupation:
Died: ?1884, Richmond
Buried:
Father: ?Peter McAlpinXXX
Mother: ?Elizabeth Elton*

Profile:
?During the Macquarie era Sarah arrived in the Colony, probably in 1812

After the Macquarie era:
No found in the 1822 Muster

Sarah McAlpin* married Thomas Heather in 1824 at St Matthew’s CE, Windsor – V1824 3399 3B

1823,24,25 Muster: Sarah Eather, CF, Experiment 1804, Wife of Thomas Eather Jnr, Windsor with James a4

1828 Census: Sarah Ether, a23, CF, (no ship) living at Patersons Plains with Thomas snr, Thomas jnr, Elizabeth*, Charles

?Sarah Eather, daughter of Peter & Elizabeth, died 1884 regd Richmond – 1884 10056

XXX Peter McAlpin, Peter jnr & William arrived on the General Hewitt or General Graham in 1812 & were living in Richmond according to the 1823,24,25 Muster & 1828 Census. It is likely that this is her family

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)
*A Register of Pioneer Families – vol.2 – The 1788-1820 Pioneer Association. Inc 1995
###Index to the Papers of the Colonial Secretary 1788- 1825 – Archives Authority of NSW 1989