Robert BARKER, cordwainer, bapt 1804 ESS ENG, died 1890 TAS AUS married:
Lucy BARTON born 1804 CAM ENG. died c1828 CAM ENG.
After Lucy's death Robert remarried to:
Ann OAK bapt 1799 CAM ENG, died 1845 CAM ENG.
Robert later remarried to:
Margaret LAMB, a convict, born c1810 SCT, died date unknown TAS AUS.
Robert arrived in Tasmania in 1842 convicted for stealing onions. He worked on the road gang at Cleveland where he then settled. Robert's two sons John and Stephen, with John's family and an aunt, joined Robert sometime around 1856. For more information on John's step-family see the Ashman page under Tasmanian Ancestors on my home page.
Robert BARKER'S sons
A. John BARKER (mother Lucy Barton) bapt 1827 CAM ENG, died 1874 TAS AUS. John married:
Sarah PEARSON born c1827 ESS ENG, died c1851 ENG.
John then remarried:
Susannah MARSH born c1823 CAM ENG, died 1898 TAS AUS.
Children of John BARKER and Sarah PEARSON
Children of John BARKER and Susannah MARSH
B. Charles BARKER (mother Ann Oak), twin, bapt 1839 CAM ENG, died 1846 CAM ENG.
C. Stephen Oak BARKER (mother Ann Oak), twin, bapt 1839 CAM ENG, died 1904 TAS AUS. Stephen married
Elizabeth HEATH born 1844 TAS AUS, died 1936 TAS AUS.
Children of Stephen BARKER and Elizabeth HEATH
Names associated with this family
ASHMAN, BAKER, BARKER, BLYTH, BOWLEY, BULL, CAMPTON, CHAMBERLAIN, DAVIS, DERBYSHIRE, EDWARDS, FERRALL, HALL, JETSON, McCROSTIE, MURRAY, NEWTON, PEARL, PINNINGTON, PULLEN, REDGRAVES, REYNOLDS, RICHARDSON, ROACH, SAUNDERS, SOUTHERWOOD, STEVENS, STURGES, TURNER, URQUART, VANDERKELEN, WALKDEN, WARNES, WHITE, WICKHAM, WILLIAMS, WINTER.
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