Matthew Andrew Elkins

b. 26 Jan 1780, d. 5 Feb 1834
      Matthew Andrew Elkins was born on 26 Jan 1780. Matthew Andrew Elkins was also known as Elkin.
Matthew was a Shoemaker.

Matthew Andrew Elkins immigrated on 14 Aug 1802 to Sydney, New South Wales, as a convict on board the "Perseus" ("Coromandel") with 251 other convicts, having sailed from Spithead, England on 12 February 1802.

Matthew Andrew Elkins married Mary Moss in 1805 at St John's Church in Parramatta, New South Wales.

Matthew Andrew Elkins married Catharine Wilbow in 1818 at St Matthew's Anglican Church in Windsor, New South Wales.

Matthew Andrew Elkins died on 5 Feb 1834 in Windsor, New South Wales, at the age of 54.
He was buried at St Matthew's Anglican Cemetery (Grave location recorded as: Far Back section, row 36 plot 20) in Windsor, New South Wales, and the inscription reads: "Far from the land where first he drew breath He bowed obedient to all conquering death. At Church he was and made his daughters brides On the next day it was the will of God he died."

Family 1

Mary Moss b. 1784, d. 1807

Family 2

Catharine Wilbow b. 1793, d. 1872