Ann Davis, 17731854 (aged 81 years)

Name
Ann /Davis/
Given names
Ann
Surname
Davis
Married name
Ann /Richards/
Married name
Ann /Fowles/
Married name
Ann /Williams/
Married name
Ann /Moulds/
Birth 1773
Christening December 20, 1774 (aged 1 year)
Immigration June 6, 1790 (aged 17 years)
Text:

Ann was sentenced to seven years transportation at Gloucester and transported aboard the ship 'Lady Juliana'.

MarriageSamuel RichardsView this family
between 1791 and 1795 (aged 22 years)

Note: In May 1792 Ann bore a son to Samuel Richards. The child was baptised Samuel in July (probably the infant Samuel Richards) buried at Sydney on 5 Feb 1795).
MarriageThomas FowlesView this family
about 1795 (aged 22 years)

Note: This was a de facto relationship. In July 1796 she bore a child (baptised Elizabeth) to Thomas Fowles ('Atlantic' 1791, tried Manchester).
MarriageThomas WilliamsView this family
Type: Common
about 1798 (aged 25 years)

Source: unknown
Text:

By about 1798 Ann Davis was in a de facto relationship with Thomas Williams. A child Thomas was born from the union in 1799.

Census 1806 (aged 33 years)
Note: Ann was living together with Simon by 1804. He was still under sentence and worked as a government stockkeeper in the Parramatta district. Their son Simon was born there in 1805. In 1806 she was recorded as Simon's houskeeper with 2 male and 2 female children.
Petition
Petition
January 1810 (aged 37 years)

Note: In Jan 1810 Ann petitioned Governor Macquarie for confirmation of an 80 acre land grant promised to her but not surveyed. This promise probably related to the land worked by Thomas Williams. In her application Ann stated that she had 5 children (Elizabeth Fowles, Thomas and Mary Williams, and Simon and Susannah), had been blind for 13 years and had demonstrated good behaviour. Her application was not granted but she did receive Government rations because of her disability.
Census 1814 (aged 41 years)
Note: Ann is shown as "on stores" with four of her children and one child "off stores". She is also listed as blind.
MarriageSimon MouldView this family
February 21, 1820 (aged 47 years)
Text:

Ann and Simon had been living together for about 16 years prior to their marriage. Richard Hill officiated and the witnesses were Edward and Jane Pembre.

Citation details:

No 703 1820 p. 206

Text:

Simon Mould, P.A of the parish of Parramatta and Ann Davis of the same parish were married in this church by banns this 21 day of February 1820 by me Richard Hill Simon signed the register as "Simon Mould" and Ann made her X mark in the presence of Edward Pembre and Jane Pembre who signed the register

Census 1822 (aged 49 years)
Note: Anne is listed as being the wife of S. Moles, Parramatta.
Census 1825 (aged 52 years)
Note: Ann was listed as the wife of Simon of Parramatta.
Census November 1828 (aged 55 years)
Text:

Moulds, Simon, 54, conditional pardon, Barwell, 1798, life, Protestant, farmer, Seven Hills Moulds, Ann, 54, free by servitude, Lady Juliana, 1790, 7 years, Protestant Moulds, John, 14, born in the colony Moulds, Simon, 23, born in the colony Simon held 170 acres of land of which 54 acres were cleared and 29 acres cultivated. He had 6 horses and 30 cattle.

Death March 11, 1854 (aged 81 years)
Burial March 13, 1854 (2 days after death)
Cemetery: St. John's Cemetery
Note: The inscription on the headstone reads: Sacred to the Memory of Simon who departed this life 17th of June, 1843, aged 67 yrs. Farewell dear wife dear / Children adieu I leave this / World and part from you / Hope in heaven to meet / Around when Christ shall / Make the trumpet sound / Also of Ann who died March 11, 1854 aged 80 yrs. Section 3 H 9.
Will September 14, 1855 (1 year after death)

Note: Susannah Sherwood (Ann's daughter) was granted administration of her mother's estate: Will 3336 SERIES 1. 14th September, 1855. This day upon petition administration of all and singular the goods and Chattels Credits and effects of Ann Moulds deceased was granted to Susannah Sherwood a creditor of the Intestate. Intestate died 11th March 1854. Goods sworn under 150 Pounds. Letter of Administration dated the same day as granted. (In Will packet, Ann owed Susannah 36 pounds and six shillings.)
Family with parents
father
mother
Marriage
Marriage:
herself
17731854
Birth: 1773St George, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: March 11, 1854Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Samuel Richards
husband
herself
17731854
Birth: 1773St George, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: March 11, 1854Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: between 1791 and 1795
2 years
son
Family with Thomas Fowles
husband
herself
17731854
Birth: 1773St George, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: March 11, 1854Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: about 1795
18 months
daughter
Family with Thomas Williams
husband
1803
Birth:
Death: March 11, 1803Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
herself
17731854
Birth: 1773St George, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: March 11, 1854Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: about 1798
2 years
son
17991879
Birth: 1799 26New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 30, 1879Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
18021867
Birth: June 10, 1802 29Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 28, 1867New South Wales, Australia
Family with Simon Mould
husband
17761843
Birth: about 1776 24
Death: June 17, 1843Castle Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
herself
17731854
Birth: 1773St George, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: March 11, 1854Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: February 21, 1820Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
-15 years
son
18051874
Birth: March 29, 1805 29 32Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 31, 1874Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
18081896
Birth: September 10, 1808 32 35New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 3, 1896Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
18111852
Birth: April 1, 1811 35 38Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 13, 1852Ashfield, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
18141899
Birth: March 29, 1814 38 41Toongabbie, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 19, 1899Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
BirthWebsite - The Mould Families
Christening[name withheld], 'Charles England' email to Marion Purnell, Nov 2008
ImmigrationAncestry.com. New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia, Settler and Convict Lists, 1787-1834 [database on-line].
Text:

Ann was sentenced to seven years transportation at Gloucester and transported aboard the ship 'Lady Juliana'.

Marriageunknown
Text:

By about 1798 Ann Davis was in a de facto relationship with Thomas Williams. A child Thomas was born from the union in 1799.

MarriageMote, Robert. Ozigen - Australian Genealogy: family trees of mainly Australian families with UK and Irish ancestry. [database - online]
Text:

Ann and Simon had been living together for about 16 years prior to their marriage. Richard Hill officiated and the witnesses were Edward and Jane Pembre.

MarriageAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, St. John's Parramatta, Marriages, 1790-1966 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
Citation details:

No 703 1820 p. 206

Text:

Simon Mould, P.A of the parish of Parramatta and Ann Davis of the same parish were married in this church by banns this 21 day of February 1820 by me Richard Hill Simon signed the register as "Simon Mould" and Ann made her X mark in the presence of Edward Pembre and Jane Pembre who signed the register

CensusCensus of New South Wales November 1828, ed. by Malcolm R. Sainty and Keith A. Johnson. Sydney: Library of Australian History, 1985 ie. 1980
Text:

Moulds, Simon, 54, conditional pardon, Barwell, 1798, life, Protestant, farmer, Seven Hills Moulds, Ann, 54, free by servitude, Lady Juliana, 1790, 7 years, Protestant Moulds, John, 14, born in the colony Moulds, Simon, 23, born in the colony Simon held 170 acres of land of which 54 acres were cleared and 29 acres cultivated. He had 6 horses and 30 cattle.

DeathDunn, Judith, The Parramatta cemeteries: St John's. Parramatta: Parramatta and District Historical Society, 1991
SourceMote, Robert. Ozigen - Australian Genealogy: family trees of mainly Australian families with UK and Irish ancestry. [database - online]
Marriage

In May 1792 Ann bore a son to Samuel Richards. The child was baptised Samuel in July (probably the infant Samuel Richards) buried at Sydney on 5 Feb 1795).

Marriage

This was a de facto relationship. In July 1796 she bore a child (baptised Elizabeth) to Thomas Fowles ('Atlantic' 1791, tried Manchester).

Census

Ann was living together with Simon by 1804. He was still under sentence and worked as a government stockkeeper in the Parramatta district. Their son Simon was born there in 1805. In 1806 she was recorded as Simon's houskeeper with 2 male and 2 female children.

Petition

In Jan 1810 Ann petitioned Governor Macquarie for confirmation of an 80 acre land grant promised to her but not surveyed. This promise probably related to the land worked by Thomas Williams. In her application Ann stated that she had 5 children (Elizabeth Fowles, Thomas and Mary Williams, and Simon and Susannah), had been blind for 13 years and had demonstrated good behaviour. Her application was not granted but she did receive Government rations because of her disability.

Census

Ann is shown as "on stores" with four of her children and one child "off stores". She is also listed as blind.

Census

Anne is listed as being the wife of S. Moles, Parramatta.

Census

Ann was listed as the wife of Simon of Parramatta.

Burial

The inscription on the headstone reads: Sacred to the Memory of Simon who departed this life 17th of June, 1843, aged 67 yrs. Farewell dear wife dear / Children adieu I leave this / World and part from you / Hope in heaven to meet / Around when Christ shall / Make the trumpet sound / Also of Ann who died March 11, 1854 aged 80 yrs. Section 3 H 9.

Will

Susannah Sherwood (Ann's daughter) was granted administration of her mother's estate: Will 3336 SERIES 1. 14th September, 1855. This day upon petition administration of all and singular the goods and Chattels Credits and effects of Ann Moulds deceased was granted to Susannah Sherwood a creditor of the Intestate. Intestate died 11th March 1854. Goods sworn under 150 Pounds. Letter of Administration dated the same day as granted. (In Will packet, Ann owed Susannah 36 pounds and six shillings.)

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BURI: CEME St. John's Cemetery