John Byrnes1

M, #34, b. 29 December 1813
FatherDavid Burns1 b. 1768, d. 25 Mar 1848
MotherAnn Reffin1 b. 27 Jan 1783, d. 26 Jul 1839
Relationship4th great-uncle of Timothy George Sheens
Last Edited24 Jun 2009
Birth*29 December 1813 Parramatta, NSW1 
Baptism30 May 1814 St Johns, Parramatta, NSW;John son of David and Ann Byrnes his wife
was born Dec 29 1813 and Christened May 30 1814
Registered same day by me Samual Marsden1 
(Son) Census 18281828 Parramatta, NSW;
David Byrnes, 60, Conditional Pardon, Protestant, "Friendship", 1789, Life, Tailor
Anne Byrnes, 40, Free by Servitude, Protestant, "Experiment", 1805, 7 years
James Byrnes, 22, Born Colony, Protestant
John Byrnes, 15, Born Colony, Protestant
Catherine Byrnes, 8, Born Colony, Protestant
Samuel Byrnes, 2, Born Colony, Protestant;Head of Household=David Burns, Wife=Ann Byrnes2 
Marriage*21 October 1838 Narellan, NSW;
John Byrnes of the Parish of Cook and
Eliza Aplet of the Parish of Bringelly were
married in this Chapel by Banns with the consent of parents
this Twenty first day of October in the year 1838
By me Thos Hafsall Chaplain
This marriage was solemnized between us
John Byrnes (his mark)
Eliza Aplet (her mark)
In the Presence of
John Ford of Greendale
Mary Ann Ford (her mark) of Greendale;Bride=Eliza Aplet3 


Eliza Aplet


  1. [S42] Microfilm Baptism, St Johns Parramatta, 1790-1969.
  2. [S158] 1828 Census for New South Wales, Australia (online image) "Household of David Byrnes."
  3. [S55] Microfilm Marriage, Early Church of England, 1788-1855 "V18381888 22/1838 John Byrnes & Eliza Aplet."