THE 1788 – 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Susannah Wilshire

Born: c.1786
Arrived Sydney: 1812
Vessel: Mary
Status: CF
Married: John Eyre, 1812, Sydney
Occupation:
Died: ?1853, Parramatta
Buried:
Father:
Mother:

Profile:
During the Macquarie era Susannah married John Eyre at St Phillip’s CE, Sydney – V1812 1393 3A & V1812 26 7
Their children were:
Alfred 1815
Eliza M S 1817

In September 1818, October 1819 & January 1820 Susannah, wife of John, of Parramatta had 3 female convicts assigned from each newly arrived ship###

After the Macquarie era, in February & May 1822 Susannah applied for girls from the Female Orphan Institution to be apprenticed to her. On 11 September 1824 she received an assigned convict###
1822 Muster: (Mrs) Eyre, CF, Mary, Wife of J Eyre, Parramatta, with 2 unnamed children

?1823,24,25 Muster: Susanna Eyre, CF, Friends 1811, Wife of John Eyre, Parramatta

1828 Census: Susannah Eyre, 42, CF, Protestant, Mary 1812, living at Parramatta with John & Eliza 11
?Susannah Eyre died 1853, age 82 – St John’s CE, Parramatta – V1853 1069 39B

Researched & submitted by Association member F O’Donnell

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