THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

William Colless

Born: 21 August 1805 at Upper Castlereagh, N.S.W.
Status: Free, born in the colony.
Married: Elizabeth Sherringham 9 March 1829.
Died: 24 October 1872 at Castlereagh, N.S.W.
Buried: cOctober 1872 at the Methodist Cementry, Castlereagh, N.S.W.
Father: George Colless.
Mother: Ann Goodwin.

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Children born to William and Elizabeth and William after the Macquarie Era were:
Susannah born 18 June 1830.
Mary born 18 November 1831.
George born 15 September 1833.
John William born 8 May 1835.
Louisa Ann born 6 March 1837.
Henry born 17 October 1838.
Arthur born 23 August 1840,
Pheobe born 16 September 1842.
Ellen born cAugust 1844.
Hannah born 24 September 1846.
Major born 2 May 1848.
Sarah Elizabeth born 5 May 1850.
Oratia born 14 April 1852.
William born 23 March 1854.
Elizabeth born 5 December 1857.

A Register of Pioneer Families Voume 1, Pages 443 to 444, published by The 1788 - 1820 Pioneer Association Inc.
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