Richard Barker

Richard BARKER, born abt 1780 IRL, died 1857 TAS AUS married:
Frances Louisa CAWTHORN born 1789 ENG, died 1845 TAS AUS.

Richard was a brewer in London before coming to Tasmania. With his wife Frances and three sons he arrived in 1816 per 'Admante'. Richard formed a partnership with Captain Anthony Fenn KEMP in an import and export business in Hobart. The family later moved to Macquarie Plains.

Researchers to contact:
Sally Steel
Geoff Barker


Children of Richard BARKER and Frances Louisa CAWTHORN

  1. Richard BARKER born 1810 MDX ENG, died 1891 TAS AUS. Richard married Elizabeth Macquarie CAWTHORN.
  2. George BARKER born 1812 MDX ENG, died 1886 TAS AUS. George didn't marry.
  3. Henry Kitchen BARKER born c1815 MDX ENG, died 1864 TAS AUS. Henry didn't marry.
  4. Arthur BARKER born 1817 TAS AUS, died 1871 VIC AUS. Arthur married Maria Louisa CAWTHORN.
  5. Edwin BARKER born 1820 TAS AUS, died 1898 TAS AUS. Edwin married Sarah Frances CAWTHORN.
  6. Charles BARKER born 1822 TAS AUS, died 1862 VIC AUS. Charles didn't marry.
  7. Louisa BARKER born 1824 TAS AUS, died 1907. Louisa married Thomas Martin B. FENTON.
  8. William BARKER born 1825 TAS AUS, died 1891 VIC AUS. William married Eliza Emily MANNING.
  9. Emma BARKER birth date unknown TAS AUS, died 1872. Emma married Francis Henry KEACH.
  10. Francis Sydney BARKER born 1830 TAS AUS, died 1896 TAS AUS. Francis married Matilda Elizabeth MEADOWS.


Names associated with this family

ANDERSON, BARKER, BERTRAM, CAWTHORN, CLOWES, DUNLEVEY, FENTON, GLADMAN, KEACH, MANNING, MEADOWS, MILNE, PULLEN, RICHARDS, RUTT, SARGEANT, SHANKS, SMITHIES, TERRY, THOMSON, WORTHINGTON.


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