Ann Thornley, 17911860 (aged 69 years)

Name
Ann /Thornley/
Given names
Ann
Surname
Thornley
Married name
Ann /Simpson/
Married name
Ann /Lisson/
Married name
Ann /Leeson/
Married name
Ann /Gee/
Birth about 1791
Text:

Certificate of Freedom dated 17 Aug 1826 records native place as Bury, Lancaster, a servant, age 25, 5 feet 5 and three quarter inches tall, fair ruddy pock pitted complexion, brown hair and blue eyes

MarriageView this family
before 1818 (aged 27 years)

Immigration September 17, 1818 (aged 27 years)
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Ann Thornley, one of 126 convicts transported on the Maria, 15 May 1818. Sentence details: Convicted at Lancaster Quarter Session for a term of 7 years on 21 October 1817. Vessel: Maria. Date of Departure: 15 May 1818. Place of Arrival: New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land. Source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 25 (14)

Source: unknown
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Ann Thornley was accused of stealing, twenty yards of linen cloth and then bleaching and whitening the same cloth. She was convicted in the County of Lancaster, England, on the 21st October 1817, and arrived in the colony aboard the ship "Maria" with her daughter, Margaret.

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Thornley, Ann and 1 girl 6 years of age per Maria

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Name: Ann Thornley Event Date: 26 Sep 1818 Arrival Year: 1818 Vessel: Maria Event Description: On list of convicts disembarked from the "Maria" & forwarded to the Factory, Parramatta; with female child Comments: Per "Maria", 1818 Series: (NRS 937) Copies of letters sent within the Colony, 1814-1825 Item: 4/3499 Page: 91

MarriageAbel SimpsonView this family
December 13, 1819 (aged 28 years)
Text:

Name: Abel Simpson Spouse Name: Ann Thornelly Marriage Date: 1819 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales Registration Year: 1819 Volume Number: V B

Citation details:

No 685 p. 201 year 1819

Text:

Abel Simpson, free, of the parish of Parramatta and Ann Thornelly, prisoner, age 28 yer Maria of the parish of Parramatta were married in this church by banns this 13th day of Dec 1819 by me John Cross officiating minister Abel and Ann both made their X marks in the presence of John Mathews who signed the register and Margaret Matthews who made her X mark

Census 1822 (aged 31 years)
Text:

Thornley, Ann, convict, Maria, government servant Widow, Leeson, Windsor Thornley, born on the colony, daughter of above Thornley, Margaret, Orphan School, Parramatta

Not marriedThomas LissonView this family
about 1822 (aged 31 years)

Text:

de facto relationship

Census 1825 (aged 34 years)
Citation details:

1825 muster

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Thornley, Ann, convict, Maria, 1818, 7 years, government servant, John Lisson, Wilberforce Thornley, Margaret, 13, born in the colony, Orphan School, Parramatta Thornley, Elizabeth, 3 and a half, born in the colony, daughter of Ann Thornley, Wilberforce

Not marriedRobert GeeView this family
about 1827 (aged 36 years)

Text:

Were described as living together by 1828. A child Robert junior born abt Aug 1828

Census November 1828 (aged 37 years)
Text:

Gee, Robert, 45, free by servitude, Grenada 2, 1819, 7 years, tenant, North Richmond Gee, Robert 4 months, born in the colony Gee, Robert, 60, free by servitude, Grenada, 1818, Protestant, miller to John Town at Richmond Thornley, Ann, 43, free by servitude, Maria, 1818, 7 years, Protestant, lives with Robert Gee at North Richmond

Death June 11, 1860 (aged 69 years)
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Died 11 Jun 1860 age 76

Burial
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Buried St Thomas cemetery

Family with
husband
herself
17911860
Birth: about 1791Bury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 11, 1860Portland Head, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: before 1818
-5 years
daughter
18131853
Birth: January 13, 1813 22Lancaster, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Death: August 16, 1853Wilberforce, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Abel Simpson
husband
1787
Birth: about 1787Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Death:
herself
17911860
Birth: about 1791Bury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 11, 1860Portland Head, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: December 13, 1819Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18221900
Birth: May 12, 1822 35 31Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 10, 1900Sackville Reach, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Thomas Lisson
partner
17721827
Birth: December 16, 1772
Death: 1827Wilberforce, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
herself
17911860
Birth: about 1791Bury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 11, 1860Portland Head, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Not married
Not married: about 1822
3 years
daughter
18241908
Birth: June 19, 1824 51 33Wilberforce, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 16, 1908Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
18261895
Birth: June 2, 1826 53 35North Richmond, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 18, 1895Sackville Reach, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Robert Gee
partner
17811860
Birth: between 1781 and 1783England, United Kingdom
Death: June 6, 1860Sackville Reach, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
herself
17911860
Birth: about 1791Bury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 11, 1860Portland Head, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Not married
Not married: about 1827
2 years
son
18281923
Birth: about 1828 47 37North Richmond, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1923Cowra, Central Tablelands, New South Wales, Australia
Abel Simpson + Ann Baxter
husband
1787
Birth: about 1787Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Death:
partner’s partner
17721819
Birth: about 1772Ireland
Death: 1819New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: before 1819
Thomas Lisson + Ann Bradwell
partner
17721827
Birth: December 16, 1772
Death: 1827Wilberforce, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
partner’s partner
17761860
Birth: about 1776
Death: 1860Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: August 27, 1804Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
step-daughter
18061839
Birth: 1806 33 30New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 3, 1839New South Wales, Australia
12 months
step-daughter
18061820
Birth: about 1806 33 30New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1820Wilberforce, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
step-son
18081880
Birth: about 1808 35 32New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 7, 1880Forest Lodge, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
6 years
step-daughter
1813
Birth: 1813 40 37New South Wales, Australia
Death:
-2 years
step-daughter
18101888
Birth: 1810 37 34New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 12, 1888South Grafton, Northern Rivers, New South Wales, Australia
12 months
step-daughter
18101882
Birth: 1810 37 34New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1882Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
step-son
18131899
Birth: 1813 40 37New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1899west Maitland, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
BirthAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Certificates of Freedom, 1827-1867 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009.
Text:

Certificate of Freedom dated 17 Aug 1826 records native place as Bury, Lancaster, a servant, age 25, 5 feet 5 and three quarter inches tall, fair ruddy pock pitted complexion, brown hair and blue eyes

ImmigrationState Library of Queensland. Convict Transportation Registers Database 1787-1867 [database on-line].
Text:

Ann Thornley, one of 126 convicts transported on the Maria, 15 May 1818. Sentence details: Convicted at Lancaster Quarter Session for a term of 7 years on 21 October 1817. Vessel: Maria. Date of Departure: 15 May 1818. Place of Arrival: New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land. Source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/3, Page Number 25 (14)

Immigrationunknown
Text:

Ann Thornley was accused of stealing, twenty yards of linen cloth and then bleaching and whitening the same cloth. She was convicted in the County of Lancaster, England, on the 21st October 1817, and arrived in the colony aboard the ship "Maria" with her daughter, Margaret.

ImmigrationAncestry.com. New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia, Settler and Convict Lists, 1787-1834 [database on-line].
Text:

Thornley, Ann and 1 girl 6 years of age per Maria

ImmigrationAncestry.com. New South Wales, Australia, Colonial Secretary's Papers, 1788-1825 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010.
Text:

Name: Ann Thornley Event Date: 26 Sep 1818 Arrival Year: 1818 Vessel: Maria Event Description: On list of convicts disembarked from the "Maria" & forwarded to the Factory, Parramatta; with female child Comments: Per "Maria", 1818 Series: (NRS 937) Copies of letters sent within the Colony, 1814-1825 Item: 4/3499 Page: 91

MarriageAncestry.com. Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
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Name: Abel Simpson Spouse Name: Ann Thornelly Marriage Date: 1819 Marriage Place: New South Wales Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales Registration Year: 1819 Volume Number: V B

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 685 p. 201 year 1819

Text:

Abel Simpson, free, of the parish of Parramatta and Ann Thornelly, prisoner, age 28 yer Maria of the parish of Parramatta were married in this church by banns this 13th day of Dec 1819 by me John Cross officiating minister Abel and Ann both made their X marks in the presence of John Mathews who signed the register and Margaret Matthews who made her X mark

CensusBaxter, Carol, ed. General Muster and land and stock muster of New South Wales 1822. Sydney: Australian Biographical and Genealogical Record in association with the Society of Australian Genealogists, 1988
Text:

Thornley, Ann, convict, Maria, government servant Widow, Leeson, Windsor Thornley, born on the colony, daughter of above Thornley, Margaret, Orphan School, Parramatta

Not marriedPurnell, Marion (editor)
Text:

de facto relationship

CensusAncestry.com. New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia Convict Musters, 1806-1849 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Citation details:

1825 muster

Text:

Thornley, Ann, convict, Maria, 1818, 7 years, government servant, John Lisson, Wilberforce Thornley, Margaret, 13, born in the colony, Orphan School, Parramatta Thornley, Elizabeth, 3 and a half, born in the colony, daughter of Ann Thornley, Wilberforce

Not marriedPurnell, Marion (editor)
Text:

Were described as living together by 1828. A child Robert junior born abt Aug 1828

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:

Gee, Robert, 45, free by servitude, Grenada 2, 1819, 7 years, tenant, North Richmond Gee, Robert 4 months, born in the colony Gee, Robert, 60, free by servitude, Grenada, 1818, Protestant, miller to John Town at Richmond Thornley, Ann, 43, free by servitude, Maria, 1818, 7 years, Protestant, lives with Robert Gee at North Richmond

DeathHawkesbury on the net directory. [online]. Tizzana Management Services Pty Ltd, 2000-2006
Text:

Died 11 Jun 1860 age 76

BurialHawkesbury on the net directory. [online]. Tizzana Management Services Pty Ltd, 2000-2006
Text:

Buried St Thomas cemetery