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John Mathew Hunter BAXTER (1792-1862)

John Mathew Hunter BAXTER1 was born on 13 October 1792 in Norfolk Island, NSW.2,3 John's parents were William Baxter (c.1757 - 1830) and Mary Watts.3,4 John travelled from Norfolk Island to Sydney, NSW arriving on 28 December 1809. He arrived as a Private in the 73rd Regiment, 1st Battalion Royal Highland on the ship "HMS Dromedary".3,5,6

he served in the military . He was absent from his family for long periods. He was discharged (date unknown) in Sydney with the rank of Sergeant.3,5 He married Susannah WILLIAMS in 1813 (approx.) in Sydney. John and Susannah may have parted as early as 1828 as she married Johathan ASQUITH in 1839.3,7,8

John and Susannah had 2 children (Twins) :

- William BAXTER (b. 27 Jul 1813 South Head (Botany), Sydney NSW; d. 10 Jan 1890 Greenwell Point, Nowra NSW). In 1838 he married Mary Anne PARROTT in Balmain Sydney. They had 9 children

- John BAXTER (b. 27 Jul 1813 South Head, Sydney (Botany), NSW; d. 27 Jun 1890 Shoalhaven NSW). In 1839 he married Maria MORRIS and then in 1849 he married Eliza Harriet HALL. John and Eliza had 3 children.1,4,9

John died (aged 70) on 27 November 1862 at Marsden St in Parramatta, NSW.5,10,11 He was buried in November 1862 in St John's Cemetery, Marsden St in Parramatta.5,12

 

Susannah WILLIAMS7 was the daughter of James WILLIAMS (1760?-1820) and Rachael WATKINS (1760?-1840).

Citations

1{S0731}, Internet (TheTreeofUs) : WILLIAMS, James (1159) (http ://www.thetreeofus.net/14620.html (Defunct)). Cit. Date: 11 October 2013. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
2{S0199}, Internet : General. http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/c/u/s/Kay-Cusack-1/PDFGENE3.pdf. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: "John Baxter, born 1791 in Scotland"
3{S0555}, Internet (Australian English Genealogy) : BAXTER, John Mathew Hunter (http://www.australian-english-genealogy.com/William Baxter.html). Cit. Date: 7 April 2012. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
4{S0199}, Internet : General. http://www.easystreetretreat.com.au/australianroyalty/family.php?famid=F17640&show_ful.... Cit. Date: 13 December 2011. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
5{S0556}, Internet (Garter1) : BAXTER, John Mathew Hunter (1162). Cit. Date: 7 April 2012. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
6{S0199}, Internet : General. http://www.myrasplace.net/fleet/fam00498.htm. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Unreliable.
7{S0732), Internet (MikeV) : WILLIAMS, James (1159) and Associated (http ://www.users.bigpond.com/mikev/page73.html (Defunct)). Cit. Date: 11 October 2013. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
8{S0199}, Internet : General. http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/c/u/s/Kay-Cusack-1/PDFGENE3.pdf. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Susannah Williams, born 01 May 1792 in Norfolk Island"
9{S0199}, Internet : General. http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/c/u/s/Kay-Cusack-1/PDFGENE3.pdf. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Children of John Baxter and Susannah Williams are:
i. William Baxter, born 27 Jul 1813 in Sydney, NSW, Australia; died 01 Oct 1890 in Greenwell Point Nowra NSW;
married Mary Anne Parrott 1838 in Balmain Sydney.
ii. John Baxter, born 27 Jul 1813 in Sydney, NSW, Australia; died WFT Est. 1845-1904; married Maria Morris 1839"
10{S0199}, Internet : General. http://freepages.history.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~garter1/baxterjohn.htm. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
11{S0199}, Internet : General. http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/c/u/s/Kay-Cusack-1/PDFGENE3.pdf. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: died 27 Nov 1862 in Parramatta
12{S0199}, Internet : General. http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/c/u/s/Kay-Cusack-1/PDFGENE3.pdf. Cit. Date: before 1 July 2009. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: "Burial November 1862, St John's Parramatta, NSW, Australia"

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Updated : 23 August 2014