THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

Thomas Rollinson

Born: c1783
Arrived Sydney: 1817
Vessel: Fame
Status: Convict – 14 years
Married: Jane Hoblin/Oblin*
Occupation: Blacksmith
Died:
Buried:
Father’s name:
Mother’s name:

During the Macquarie era, in 1817 Thomas arrived in the Colony as a convict on the ‘Fame’

Death not found

Listed in the 1822 Muster as:-Thomas Rollinson, C, Fame, 14, Blacksmith, Windsor

Listed in the 1823, 1824, 1825 Muster as:- Thomas Rollinson, C, Fame 1817, 14, Govt Man to his Wife Jane Rollinson, Richmond - Married persons

Listed in the 1828 Census as:- Thomas Rollinson, a45, GS, Protestant, Fame 1817, Blacksmith, Richmond living with his wife, Jane, CF, Lord Wellington 1820

Researched 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. 1995