1. Elizabeth Morris was born in 1775 in Bristol Glouc England. She died on 25 Jan 1852 in Castle Hill .
Elizabeth was convicted at Bristol, of grand larceny, in 1790. She arrived in Australia in 1791 on the ship 'Mary Ann' as part of the Third Fleet. She had a previous felony charge, in 1788, of which she was acquitted.
Elizabeth married (1) John Dalton in 1792 (common-law-marriage). John was born in 1776 in England.
John was convicted at the Old Bailey of theft. He arrived in 1791 on the ship Albermarle. In 1794, he sailed on the Salamander bound for Norfolk Island and India, leaving Elizabeth and daughter Hannah in Sydney.
John and Elizabeth had the following children:
+ 2 F i Hannah Dalton
Elizabeth married (2) William Kentwell son of William or Richard Kentwell and Anne or Martha Capper in 1796 in Parramatta St Johns. William was born in 1761 in Middlesex. He died in 1809 in Toongabbie.
William was convicted at Middlesex in 1788. He arrived on the Admiral Barrington.
William and Elizabeth had the following children:
3 M ii William Cody Kentwell was born in 1799. He died in 1816 in Wilberforce. William was killed by natives at Wilberforce. + 4 F iii Charlotte Kentwell + 5 M iv John Kentwell + 6 F v Maria Kentwell + 7 F vi Harriett Kentwell
Elizabeth married (3) Murtagh Shields in 1813. Murtagh was born in 1760 in Grissard Ireland. He died in 1835 in Liverpool.
Murtagh was an Irish convict who arrived in 1801 on the Anne.
Murtagh and Elizabeth had the following children:
+ 8 M vii James Henry Shields
Elizabeth married (4) Thomas Thompkins in 1820 in Parramatta. Thomas was born in 1794 in England Northampton. He died in 1829 in Castle Hill.
Thomas arrrived on the Fortune in 1813, as a convict.
Thomas and Elizabeth had the following children (before their marriage):
9 M viii Henry T Tomkins(Thompkins) + 10 F ix Sarah T Thompkins
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Other convicts related to Elizabeth Morris' family:
Mary Ann Hill
Mary Ann Parker
John Randall Reynolds
Mary Ann Starkie
Mary Ann Wade