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Mary Morris (Barrett)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Barrington, Ilminster, Somerset, UK
Death: Died in Newcastle, NSW, Australia
Place of Burial: Sandgate, NSW, Australia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Barrett and Elizabeth Barrett
Wife of William Morris
Mother of Mary Ann Deamer; Anna Morris; Levi Morris; James Herbert Morris; Betsey W Foster and 3 others
Sister of William Barrett; John Barrett; Anne Barrett; Eliza Morris; Joseph Barrett and 1 other

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About Mary Morris

TO ANY OF THE MANAGERS OF THE MY HERITAGE PROFILES MATCHED ABOVE: PLEASE NOTE THAT MARY DIED IN 1889 AS ATTESTED ON HER HEADSTONE AT SANDGATE CEMETERY (I DO HAVE A PHOTO OF THAT HEADSTONE ATTACHED TO THIS PROFILE BUT HAVE SELECTED HER PHOTO IN PREFERENCE). SORRY I WAS UNABLE TO CONTACT YOU BUT THE SYSTEM WOULD NOT PERMIT ME WITHOUT PAYING FOR AN UPGRADE!!!!

By the 1851 census, at age 29, William is listed as occupation Ag Labourer. The Census shows he is living at Barrington No.71 with his wife Mary (27), and their daughters Mary Ann (4) and Anna (2). Williams parents and siblings are living next door at Barrington No.72.

Arrived NSW 13 May 1857 via "Plantagenet". William age 35, wife Mary 34 and 5 children Mary Ann 10, Hannah 9, Betsy 6, George 3 & James 10 weeks was born during the voyage. Williams 20 year old brother, Samuel, also came with them.

Mary and her family lived on Moscheto (aka Mosquito) Island, see http://www.geni.com/projects/Islands-of-the-Lower-Hunter-River-New-South-Wales/12343

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Mary Morris's Timeline

1820
March 26, 1820
Ilminster, Somerset, UK
1846
June 11, 1846
Age 26
Ilminster, Somerset, UK
1848
December 7, 1848
Age 28
Ilminster, Somerset, UK
1851
November 26, 1851
Age 31
Ilminster, Somerset, UK
1854
April 2, 1854
Age 34
Ilminster, Somerset, UK
1857
1857
Age 36
Australia
1859
1859
Age 38
Newcastle, NSW, Australia
1862
January 14, 1862
Age 41
Raymond Terrace, NSW, Australia