John Small, 17611850 (aged 89 years)

Name
John /Small/
Given names
John
Surname
Small
Birth about 1761

Baptism December 11, 1761 (aged 0)
Immigration January 26, 1788 (aged 27 years)
Text: John was tried at Devon Lent Assizes held at Exeter Castle on Monday 14 Mar 1785. "Stephen Davenport, John Herbert, Robert Ellwood and John Small: For feloniously assaulting James Burt in the King's Highway feloniously putting him in corporal fear and danger of his life...and feloniously and violently taking from his person and against his will in the said highway, one metal watch and Tortoiseshell case value 30s. one pruning knife value 6d. and five shillings his goods." They were found guilty and sentenced to be hanged. Royal mercy extended on Herbert and Small to transportation for seven years. John was transported aboard the ship Charlotte
MarriageMary ParkerView this family
1788 (aged 27 years)
Text: Name: John Small Spouse Name: Mary Parker Marriage Date: 1788 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Sydney, New South Wales Registration Year: 1788 Volume Number: V
Property
Small's Farm
1794 (aged 33 years)
Citation details: p. 4
Text: John received a grant of land in 1794. He originally had 30 acres (12 ha) between Belmore and Church streets, which was known as Small's Farm. The family later acquired other land including portions of grants which had been made to John Jones, William Jones and Richard Cheers.
Census November 1828 (aged 67 years)
Citation details: p. 341
Text: Small, John, 60, free by servitude, Charlotte, 1788, 7 years, Protestant, Kissing Point Small, Thomas, 29, born in the colony, Protestant, publican, Kissing Point Small, Priscilla, 38, born in the colony Small, Thomas (Jun), 6, born in the colony Small, Susannah, 4, born in the colony Small, Elizabeth, 2, born in the colony
Death October 2, 1850 (aged 89 years)
Text: 2 Oct 1850
Text: Name: John Small Death Date: 1850 Death Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1850 Registration Place: Hunters Hill, New South Wales Volume Number: V1850302 36A
Burial
Cemetery: St Annes Churchyard
Text: His headstone, later removed to Field of Mars cemetery, wrongly recorded his age, day, and year of birth.
Text: John Small Birth: unknown Death: Oct. 2, 1850 Burial: Field of Mars Cemetery East Ryde Ryde City New South Wales, Australia Created by: Brett Miller Record added: Oct 01, 2014 Find A Grave Memorial# 136654576
Family with Mary Parker
himself
17611850
Birth: about 1761
Death: October 2, 1850Kissing Point, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
wife
17591824
Birth: about 1759
Death: April 4, 1824Kissing Point, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage Marriage1788Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
21 months
daughter
17891883
Birth: September 22, 1789 28 30Sydney Cove, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 30, 1883Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
17911879
Birth: 1791 30 32Sydney Cove, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 21, 1879Richmond, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
son
17941883
Birth: October 21, 1794 33 35Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 15, 1883Woodford Island, Northern Rivers, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
17961891
Birth: December 14, 1796 35 37New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 9, 1891Ryde, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
son
17991863
Birth: July 7, 1799 38 40Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 12, 1863Ryde, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
5 years
daughter
1804
Birth: April 27, 1804 43 45Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death:
son
18041889
Birth: April 27, 1804 43 45Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 18, 1889Field of Mars, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
BaptismGillen, Mollie. The Founders of Australia: a biographical dictionary of the First Fleet. North Sydney: Library of Australian History, 1989
ImmigrationCobley, John, comp., The Crimes of the First Fleet convicts. Sydney Angus & Robertson: 1970
Text: John was tried at Devon Lent Assizes held at Exeter Castle on Monday 14 Mar 1785. "Stephen Davenport, John Herbert, Robert Ellwood and John Small: For feloniously assaulting James Burt in the King's Highway feloniously putting him in corporal fear and danger of his life...and feloniously and violently taking from his person and against his will in the said highway, one metal watch and Tortoiseshell case value 30s. one pruning knife value 6d. and five shillings his goods." They were found guilty and sentenced to be hanged. Royal mercy extended on Herbert and Small to transportation for seven years. John was transported aboard the ship Charlotte
MarriageAncestry.com. Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
Text: Name: John Small Spouse Name: Mary Parker Marriage Date: 1788 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Sydney, New South Wales Registration Year: 1788 Volume Number: V
PropertyBenson, John Ernest (1911-1989) and Benson, Mavis Kathleen (1918-). The Church on the hill. 2nd ed. Ryde, Parish Council of St Anne's Church, 1992
Citation details: p. 4
Text: John received a grant of land in 1794. He originally had 30 acres (12 ha) between Belmore and Church streets, which was known as Small's Farm. The family later acquired other land including portions of grants which had been made to John Jones, William Jones and Richard Cheers.
CensusCensus of New South Wales November 1828, ed. by Malcolm R. Sainty and Keith A. Johnson. Sydney: Library of Australian History, 1985 ie. 1980
Citation details: p. 341
Text: Small, John, 60, free by servitude, Charlotte, 1788, 7 years, Protestant, Kissing Point Small, Thomas, 29, born in the colony, Protestant, publican, Kissing Point Small, Priscilla, 38, born in the colony Small, Thomas (Jun), 6, born in the colony Small, Susannah, 4, born in the colony Small, Elizabeth, 2, born in the colony
DeathGillen, Mollie. The Founders of Australia: a biographical dictionary of the First Fleet. North Sydney: Library of Australian History, 1989
Text: 2 Oct 1850
DeathAncestry.com. Australia Death Index, 1787-1985 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
Text: Name: John Small Death Date: 1850 Death Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1850 Registration Place: Hunters Hill, New South Wales Volume Number: V1850302 36A
BurialGillen, Mollie. The Founders of Australia: a biographical dictionary of the First Fleet. North Sydney: Library of Australian History, 1989
Text: His headstone, later removed to Field of Mars cemetery, wrongly recorded his age, day, and year of birth.
BurialFind a grave [database on-line].
Text: John Small Birth: unknown Death: Oct. 2, 1850 Burial: Field of Mars Cemetery East Ryde Ryde City New South Wales, Australia Created by: Brett Miller Record added: Oct 01, 2014 Find A Grave Memorial# 136654576