Simeon LORD, ,Transported Convict,of "Banks House",Botany Bay.

Male 1771 - 1840  (69 years)


Personal Information

  • Name Simeon LORD 
    Suffix ,Transported Convict,of "Banks House",Botany Bay. 
    Born 28 Jan 1771  Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Jan 1840  "Banks House" , Botany Bay, Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried The Devonshire Street Burial Ground , Sydney, later removed to Bunnerong Cemetery , Botany. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Simeon Lord's Vault at Devonshire Street Cemetery was opened in 1901 and 10 coffins were noted. All the remains were moved to Bunnerong Cemetery (Botany) and when this historic cemetery was destroyed it is assumed that the coffin containing the 10 remains stayed in that location. No records were kept even though it was stipulated that they should have been. Simeon Lord's vault was moved to the ever reducing historic section of Botany Cemetery
    Notes 
    • Simeon was the fourth child of Simeon Lord and Ann Fielden of Dobroyd, Yorkshire, England. His eldest brother John was born on 26 Apr 1765,sister Mary on 5 Aug 1766 and brother Joshua on 26 Sep 1768.

      Simeon was convicted at Manchester Quarter Sessions in April 1790 of theft and sentenced to transportation for seven years. He arrived in Sydney in 1791 and was soon assigned as servant to Captain Thomas Rowley of the 102nd Regiment, who was soon to assist Simeon in gaining his Ticket of Leave.
      He began his business empire by selling spirits and general merchandise bought in bulk by officers of the New South Wales Corps, and would later become a very wealthy and infliential member of the NSW citizenry.

    Person ID I10497  Kirkpatrick Family Archives
    Last Modified 12 May 2020 

    Family Mary HYDE(HIDE), ,Transported Convict,   b. 1778, Halesowen, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1864, "Banks House" , Botany Bay, Sydney, NSW, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 27 Oct 1814  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Several of Simeon and Mary's children were born prior to their marriage.
    Children 
     1. Johanna Henrietta LORD-DRURY, ,daughter of Elizabeth Drury and Joseph Short,   b. 29 Sep 1792, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1865, Paterson, New South Wales , Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Louisa SKINNER, ,daughter of Samuel Skinner and Mary Watkins,   d. 1894, Armidale, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Sarah Ann LORD,   b. 3 Mar 1806, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1889, Haberfield, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. Louisa LORD,   b. 8 Jul 1808, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Simeon LORD, Jnr . Pastoralist of Tasmania and Queensland,   b. 19 May 1810, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1892, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     6. Francis LORD, ,M.P,of " Marsarlou",St Leonards,Sydney,   b. 1812, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1897, Rydal, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     7. Edward Wason LORD, ,Mayor of St Leonards,NSW,   b. 20 Oct 1814, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1884, St Leonards, New South Wales , Australia. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     8. Thomas LORD,   b. 1 Sep 1816, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1876, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     9. George William LORD, , M.L.A,M.L.C,   b. 5 Aug 1818, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1880, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     10. Robert Charles LORD,   b. 1821, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1857, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F4342  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart




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