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Kezia Brown and William Roberts

1. Kezia1 Brown, born 1771c; died 1854 in Australia NSW Windsor, daughter of Aaron Brown ? and Mary Farley ?. She married in 1793 William Roberts, born 1757 in England Cornwall Bodmin; died 1820 in Australia NSW Windsor.

Notes for Kezia Brown

Kezia was a gardener's labourer who was convicted of stealing clothing from her employer. She was sentenced in 1798 in Gloucester to 7 years and arrived on the ship 'Neptune' in 1790.

Notes for William Roberts

Robert was convicted of stealing five and a half pounds of yarn. He was convicted at Bodmin, Cornwell in 1786 and arrived on the Scarborough.

Children of Kezia Brown and William Roberts were as follows:

+ 2 i James2 Roberts, born 1798 in Australia NSW Sydney; died 1877 in Australia NSW Dubbo. He married Elizabeth John.

+ 3 ii Sarah2 Roberts, born 1795 in Australia NSW Central Tablelands; died 1874 in Australia NSW Central Tablelands. She married Thomas Silk.

4 iii William2 Roberts, born 1791 in Australia NSW St George; died 1863 in Australia NSW Windsor.

+ 5 iv May Ann2 Roberts, born 1793 in Australia NSW Sydney; died 1863 in Australia NSW Windsor. She married Richard Holland (Convict - Duke of Portland).

6 v John2 Roberts, born 1801 in Australia NSW Sydney; died 1880 in Australia NSW Windsor. He married Apl 1850 in Australia NSW Central Tablelands Louisa (Lucy) Ezzy, born 1798 in Australia NSW Windsor; died 1875 in Australia NSW Richmond, daughter of William Ezzy(Izzy, Hizzy(Convict) and Jane Floyd.

Generation 2

2. James2 Roberts (Kezia1 Brown, born 1798 in Australia NSW Sydney; died 1877 in Australia NSW Dubbo. He married in 1822 Elizabeth John, born 1802 in Australia NSW Pennant Hills; died 1866 in Australia NSW Richmond, daughter of John William John(Convict - Albermarle) and Mary Jenkins(Convict - Royal Admiral).

Children of James Roberts and Elizabeth John were as follows:

+ 7 i Mary3 Roberts, born 1824 in Australia NSW Richmond. She married Francis Bootle.

 

3. Sarah2 Roberts (Kezia1 Brown), born 1795 in Australia NSW Central Tablelands; died 1874 in Australia NSW Central Tablelands. She married in May 1815 in Australia NSW Windsor Thomas Silk, born 1790 in Ireland Waterford; died 1857 in Australia NSW Richmond.

Notes for Thomas Silk

arrived as free man. Servant to secretary chapman

Children of Sarah Roberts and Thomas Silk were as follows:

8 i Sarah3 Silk, born 1819 in Australia NSW Richmond; died 1891 in Australia NSW Orange. She married William Windred, born 1824 in Australia NSW Hawkesbury; died 1898 in Australia NSW Molong, son of Joseph Windred(Convict - Marquis of Wellington) and Sophia Dargin.

 

5. May Ann2 Roberts (Kezia1 Brown), born 1793 in Australia NSW Sydney; died 1863 in Australia NSW Windsor. She married in Oct 1813 in Australia NSW Windsor Richard Holland, born 1783 in England Lanc Liverpool; died 1867 in Australia NSW Windsor.

Notes for Richard Holland

Convict arrived Duke of Portland

Children of May Ann Roberts and Richard Holland were as follows:

9 i William3 Holland, born 1813 in Australia NSW Windsor; died 1897 in Australia NSW Windsor. He married in Nov 1835 in Australia NSW Windsor Mary Hoskisson, born 1820 in Australia NSW Windsor; died 1905 in Australia NSW Windsor.

Generation 3

7. Mary3 Roberts (James2, Kezia1 Brown), born 1824 in Australia NSW Richmond. She married in 1854 Francis Bootle, born 1820, son of John Bootle(Convict - Neptune) and Catherine Soar.

Children of Mary Roberts and Francis Bootle were as follows:

10 i Elizabeth S J4 Bootle, born 1856 in Australia NSW Wee Waa.

11 ii Mary A C4 Bootle, born 1857 in Australia NSW Wee Waa.

12 iii Georgina S A4 Bootle, born 1861 in Australia NSW Wee Waa.

13 iv Albert W A4 Bootle, born 1867 in Australia NSW Richmond.