Maria Gilbert, 18151883 (aged 67 years)

Name
Maria /Gilbert/
Given names
Maria
Surname
Gilbert
Married name
Maria /Williams/
Birth November 12, 1815 27 27

Maria was born while her father was in gaol in the 'Justitia' hulk at Woolwich.

Immigration February 24, 1817 (aged 1 year)
Source: unknown
Text:

Maria came to Australia with her mother Mary, sister Charlotte and brother John. They were free persons aboard the convict ship 'Lord Melville' which sailed from England on 15 Sep 1816 and arrived in Sydney on 24 Feb 1817. They came to join husband and father Samuel who had been transported for 14 years for possession of forged bank notes.

Census November 1828 (aged 12 years)
Text:

Gilbert, Samuel, 40, free by servitude, Mariner, 1816, 14 years, Protestant, baker, Parramatta Gilbert, John, 21, came free, Lord Melville, 1817, Protestant Gilbert, Charlotte, 15, came free, Lord Melville, 1817, Protestant Gilbert, Maria, 13, came free, Lord Melville, 1817, Protestant Gilbert, Sarah, 10, born in the colony Gilbert, Hannah, 9, born in the colony Gilbert, Thomas, 7, born in the colony Gilbert, Susan, 5, born in the colony Gilbert, William, 30 months, born in the colony Gilbert, Martha, 3 born in the colony, Male Orphan Institution, Cabramatta

MarriageEdwin WilliamsView this family
August 20, 1833 (aged 17 years)
Address: St James Church
Text:

Edwin Williams age 21, came free aboard the ship 'Providence' 1820, a carpenter of the Parish of St Laurance [sic], bachelor and Maria Gilbert, age 18, came free aboard the ship 'Lord Melville' 1816, of the Parish of Parramatta, spinster, were married at St James Church, Sydney by Banns with consent of the bride's parents, officating minister Richard Hill, witnesses were John Gilbert of Parramatta and Emma Simpson of Pitt Street Sydney.

Death January 25, 1883 (aged 67 years)
Address: Bellevue Street
Cause of death: Cancer of stomach
Burial January 27, 1883 (2 days after death)
Cemetery: St. John's Cemetery
Note: Sacred

Sacred to the Memory of MARY the beloved wife of SAMUEL GILBERT who departed this life February 21, 1827 aged 39 years Also of SAMUEL GILBERT who died June 20 1875 aged 87 years Also of MARIA WILLIAMS Daughter of the above Died 25th January 1883 Aged 67 years Also of her husband EDWIN WILLIAMS Died 30th June 1895 Aged 84 years Also of their daughter ROBINA SOPHIA PEART Died 7th August 1882 Aged 23 years

Family with parents
father
17881875
Birth: about 1788
Death: June 20, 1875Parramatta North, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
mother
17881827
Birth: June 10, 1788England, United Kingdom
Death: February 21, 1827Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: May 18, 1806Stepney, London, England, United Kingdom
2 months
elder brother
1806
Birth: July 9, 1806 18 18Mile End, New Town, England, United Kingdom
Death:
16 months
elder brother
18071866
Birth: November 3, 1807 19 19London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
Death: July 26, 1866Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
elder sister
1812
Birth: January 7, 1812 24 23Bethnal Green, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
Death:
2 years
elder sister
Brien, Timothy (1813-1897) and Gilbert, Charlotte (1814-1862)
18141862
Birth: May 6, 1814 26 25Shoreditch, England, United Kingdom
Death: April 30, 1862Seven Hills, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
19 months
herself
18151883
Birth: November 12, 1815 27 27Shoreditch, England, United Kingdom
Death: January 25, 1883Parramatta North, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
18181891
Birth: January 4, 1818 30 29Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 13, 1891Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
21 months
younger sister
18191852
Birth: October 9, 1819 31 31Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 3, 1852Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
21 months
younger brother
18211912
Birth: June 26, 1821 33 33Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 16, 1912Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
14 months
younger sister
18221865
Birth: August 7, 1822 34 34Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 27, 1865Prospect, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
1825
Birth: 1825 37 36Liverpool, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
15 months
younger brother
18261838
Birth: March 23, 1826 38 37Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 24, 1838Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Edwin Williams
husband
18101895
Birth: August 29, 1810 32 22Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 30, 1895Petersham, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
herself
18151883
Birth: November 12, 1815 27 27Shoreditch, England, United Kingdom
Death: January 25, 1883Parramatta North, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: August 20, 1833Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
9 months
son
18341834
Birth: May 27, 1834 23 18
Death: June 1834
17 months
daughter
18351920
Birth: October 4, 1835 25 19Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 26, 1920Harris Park, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
0 months
daughter
18351913
Birth: October 4, 1835 25 19New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 24, 1913Kogarah, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
20 months
daughter
18371931
Birth: May 15, 1837 26 21Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 30, 1931Wallacia, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
14 months
daughter
1838
Birth: July 21, 1838 27 22Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
21 months
daughter
18401840
Birth: March 27, 1840 29 24Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 6, 1840Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18421905
Birth: March 9, 1842 31 26Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 23, 1905Paddington, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18441844
Birth: February 19, 1844 33 28Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 2, 1844Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
18 months
daughter
18451919
Birth: August 5, 1845 34 29Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 10, 1919Newtown, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
18481899
Birth: November 13, 1848 38 33Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 22, 1899South Africa
2 years
son
1850
Birth: November 29, 1850 40 35Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
3 years
daughter
18531894
Birth: November 15, 1853 43 38North Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1894Maclean, Northern Rivers, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
18571857
Birth: October 4, 1857 47 41Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1857Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
17 months
daughter
18591882
Birth: March 8, 1859 48 43Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 7, 1882Parramatta North, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Immigrationunknown
Text:

Maria came to Australia with her mother Mary, sister Charlotte and brother John. They were free persons aboard the convict ship 'Lord Melville' which sailed from England on 15 Sep 1816 and arrived in Sydney on 24 Feb 1817. They came to join husband and father Samuel who had been transported for 14 years for possession of forged bank notes.

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:

Gilbert, Samuel, 40, free by servitude, Mariner, 1816, 14 years, Protestant, baker, Parramatta Gilbert, John, 21, came free, Lord Melville, 1817, Protestant Gilbert, Charlotte, 15, came free, Lord Melville, 1817, Protestant Gilbert, Maria, 13, came free, Lord Melville, 1817, Protestant Gilbert, Sarah, 10, born in the colony Gilbert, Hannah, 9, born in the colony Gilbert, Thomas, 7, born in the colony Gilbert, Susan, 5, born in the colony Gilbert, William, 30 months, born in the colony Gilbert, Martha, 3 born in the colony, Male Orphan Institution, Cabramatta

MarriageBlack, Lyn, [various titles] email messages to Marion Purnell, Aug 2010
Text:

Edwin Williams age 21, came free aboard the ship 'Providence' 1820, a carpenter of the Parish of St Laurance [sic], bachelor and Maria Gilbert, age 18, came free aboard the ship 'Lord Melville' 1816, of the Parish of Parramatta, spinster, were married at St James Church, Sydney by Banns with consent of the bride's parents, officating minister Richard Hill, witnesses were John Gilbert of Parramatta and Emma Simpson of Pitt Street Sydney.

DeathDunn, Judith, The Parramatta cemeteries: St John's. Parramatta: Parramatta and District Historical Society, 1991
DeathBlack, Lyn, [various titles] email messages to Marion Purnell, Aug 2010
BurialDunn, Judith, The Parramatta cemeteries: St John's. Parramatta: Parramatta and District Historical Society, 1991
BirthView

Maria was born while her father was in gaol in the 'Justitia' hulk at Woolwich.

Burial

Sacred to the Memory of MARY the beloved wife of SAMUEL GILBERT who departed this life February 21, 1827 aged 39 years Also of SAMUEL GILBERT who died June 20 1875 aged 87 years Also of MARIA WILLIAMS Daughter of the above Died 25th January 1883 Aged 67 years Also of her husband EDWIN WILLIAMS Died 30th June 1895 Aged 84 years Also of their daughter ROBINA SOPHIA PEART Died 7th August 1882 Aged 23 years