THE PEOPLE IN THE LIFE AND TIMES OF LACHLAN AND ELIZABETH MACQUARIE
Born: 1805, Edinburgh Scotland.*
Arrived Sydney: 11 Jun 1813.*
Status: Came Free.
Married: John Tyre on the 10 April 1830 at St Luke’s Church of England, Liverpool, N.S.W.*
Died: 18 October 1848 in Sydney, N.S.W.*
Buried: cOctober 1848.
Father: David Allan.*
Mother: Sophia Johnston.*
During the Macquarie era, in 1813, Sophia arrived in the Colony with her parents & siblings.
At the end of the Macquarie era she probably left the Colony with her parents as she was not found in the Musters or Census.
After the Macquarie era Sophia returned & married John Tyre in 1830 at St Luke’s Church of England, Liverpool, N.S.W. – V1830 4855 3B
Their children were:
Sophia M. R. born 1 February 1831.
Maria J. H. E. born 4 March 1833.
John D.H.T. born 14 June 1834.
John William born 24 July 1837.
James born 14 February 1843.
Sophia Tyre, aged 41, died in 1848, her death was registered in St Lawrence’s Church of England, Sydney. – V1848 305 33B
Researched & submitted by F O’Donnell - member.
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, Volume 2, published by The 1788-1820 Pioneer Association Inc 1995. Disclaimer