Esther Marsh, 18001873 (aged 72 years)

Name
Esther /Marsh/
Given names
Esther
Surname
Marsh
Married name
Esther /Hughes/
Name
Esther /March/
Given names
Esther
Surname
March
Married name
Esther /Hughes/
Birth April 28, 1800 29
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Name: Esther March Gender: Female Birth Place: Sydney Baptism Date: 25 May 1800 Baptism Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Residence Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Father: Henry March Mother: Rosetta March FHL Film Number: 388335

MarriageJohn Terry HughesView this family
September 23, 1825 (aged 25 years)
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Married at St Philips. John was Samuel Terry's nephew. The 'Sydney Gazette' reported that 'after the ceremony, the happy couple set off in their chariot to Mr Terry's country seat at Box Hill.' They 'took the world easy and lived in fine style'.

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John Terry Hughes a bachelor of Sydney was married to Esther Marsh a spinster of the same place by Rev. W. Cowper in Sydney on 23 Sep 1825, a licence having been obtained 20 Sep 1825

Census November 1828 (aged 28 years)
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Hughes, John Terry, 27, came free, Hope, 1824, Protestant, merchant and Brewer, Elizabeth Street Sydney Hughes, Esther, 24, born in the colony Hughes, Ellen Rosetta, 2, born in the colony

Property
1838

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On her step father, Samuel Terry's death in 1838, Esther inherited a substantial amount in her own right and as the heir of her brother Henry Marsh.

Death 1873 (aged 72 years)

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When Esther died her personal estate was valued at £24,000 excluding the value of any land. Much of her property was held in trust for the benefit of her children and grandchildren. At least two of these trusts, with assets of land in king and Pitts Streets in the heart of Sydney, were not finally wound up until their sale in the 1940s and 1950s.

Family with parents
father
mother
17701858
Birth: July 29, 1770 26Finsbury, London, England, United Kingdom
Death: September 5, 1858
Marriage Marriagebefore October 1798
1 month
elder brother
17981825
Birth: before October 1798 28
Death: 1825Rangoon, Burma
19 months
herself
18001873
Birth: April 28, 1800 29New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1873
Mother’s family with Edward Madden
step-father
1799
Birth: United Kingdom
Death: 1799The high Seas
mother
17701858
Birth: July 29, 1770 26Finsbury, London, England, United Kingdom
Death: September 5, 1858
Marriage Marriagebefore October 1798
Mother’s family with Samuel Terry
step-father
17771838
Birth: about 1777
Death: February 22, 1838
mother
17701858
Birth: July 29, 1770 26Finsbury, London, England, United Kingdom
Death: September 5, 1858
Marriage MarriageMarch 27, 1810
-3 years
half-brother
18061842
Birth: about 1806 29 35
Death: 1842New South Wales, Australia
4 years
half-brother
18101838
Birth: April 26, 1810 33 39Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 28, 1838Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
18 months
half-sister
18111877
Birth: October 31, 1811 34 41Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 30, 1877Penrith, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Family with John Terry Hughes
husband
18031851
Birth: 1803United Kingdom
Death: October 17, 1851
herself
18001873
Birth: April 28, 1800 29New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1873
Marriage MarriageSeptember 23, 1825Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
15 months
daughter
18261914
Birth: 1826 23 25Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1914Camden, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
18291865
Birth: 1829 26 28Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 25, 1865Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
18311907
Birth: 1831 28 30Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1907Waverley, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18321841
Birth: about 1832 29 31
Death: September 10, 1841Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
18341896
Birth: 1834 31 33Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1896St Leonards, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
18371900
Birth: 1837 34 36Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1900Camden, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
18391841
Birth: 1839 36 38Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1841Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
18411908
Birth: 1841 38 40Sydney City, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1908Woollahra, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
BirthAncestry.com. Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.
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Name: Esther March Gender: Female Birth Place: Sydney Baptism Date: 25 May 1800 Baptism Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Residence Place: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Father: Henry March Mother: Rosetta March FHL Film Number: 388335

MarriageNew South Wales. Department of Justice and Attorney General. NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages. [data-base on-line]. Sydney: the Registry.
MarriagePracy, David. Rosetta Terry nee Rosey Pracey (1770-1858) [paper submitted to] the Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies Biography of an Ancestor Competition. [published online]. Jan 2007.
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Married at St Philips. John was Samuel Terry's nephew. The 'Sydney Gazette' reported that 'after the ceremony, the happy couple set off in their chariot to Mr Terry's country seat at Box Hill.' They 'took the world easy and lived in fine style'.

MarriageUebel, Lesley, comp. Marriage licences granted to free persons 1813-1827. [CD-ROM]. the author: 2001
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John Terry Hughes a bachelor of Sydney was married to Esther Marsh a spinster of the same place by Rev. W. Cowper in Sydney on 23 Sep 1825, a licence having been obtained 20 Sep 1825

CensusCensus of New South Wales November 1828, ed. by Malcolm R. Sainty and Keith A. Johnson. Sydney: Library of Australian History, 1985 ie. 1980
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Hughes, John Terry, 27, came free, Hope, 1824, Protestant, merchant and Brewer, Elizabeth Street Sydney Hughes, Esther, 24, born in the colony Hughes, Ellen Rosetta, 2, born in the colony

PropertyPracy, David. Rosetta Terry nee Rosey Pracey (1770-1858) [paper submitted to] the Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies Biography of an Ancestor Competition. [published online]. Jan 2007.
Text:

On her step father, Samuel Terry's death in 1838, Esther inherited a substantial amount in her own right and as the heir of her brother Henry Marsh.

DeathPracy, David. Rosetta Terry nee Rosey Pracey (1770-1858) [paper submitted to] the Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies Biography of an Ancestor Competition. [published online]. Jan 2007.
Text:

When Esther died her personal estate was valued at £24,000 excluding the value of any land. Much of her property was held in trust for the benefit of her children and grandchildren. At least two of these trusts, with assets of land in king and Pitts Streets in the heart of Sydney, were not finally wound up until their sale in the 1940s and 1950s.