THE 1788 - 1820 PIONEER ASSOCIATION INC.

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

William John Cobcroft

Born: c.1818
Arrived Sydney:
Vessel:
Status: BC
Married: ?Elizabeth Rose
Occupation:
Died: 1879,Wollombi
Buried:
Father: Richard Cobcroft
Mother: Charlotte Smith

Profile:
During the Macquarie era, in 1818, William, the son of Richard & Charlotte, was baptized at St Matthew’s CE, Windsor – V1818 4441 1B
After the Macquarie era:
1822 Muster: an unnamed child to R Cobcroft, Windsor

1823,24,25 Muster: William Cobcroft, a7, BC, Son of Richard Cobcroft, Wilberforce

1828 Census: William John Cobcroft, a7, BC, Protestant, Living with his father, Richard at Wilberforce

William J Cobcroft married Elizabeth Rose in 1840 at CE, Wilberforce – V1840 408 24B
William J Cobcroft, son of Richard W & Charlotte, died 1879 at Wollombi – 1879 9662

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)