Mary Ann Bradshaw was born circa 1803 in England, United Kingdom and died 1839 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes.

Mary Ann's then youngest children, Richard and Sophia, were baptised together 3 days before her husband Francis sailed for Australia aboard the "Planter" on 13 June 1832. Mary Ann and the children sailed aboard the "Palambam" 2 months later on 24 August 1832. The family had been unable to sail together.

Mary Ann arrived as in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, on 10 January 1833 with her 4 children Elizabeth Jane (known as Betsy) 10, Mary Ann (known as Mary) 7, Richard 3, and Sophia 18m (names & ages recorded on passenger list). She arrived about 2 months after her husband Francis, who had arrived near the end of 1832.



Offspring of Francis Todd (1791-1852) and Mary Ann Bradshaw
Name Birth Death Joined with
Elizabeth Jane Todd (1822-) 8 May 1822 London, Middlesex, England
Mary Ann Todd (1824-) 21 February 1824 London, Middlesex, England
Richard Todd (1829-1886) 1829 London, Middlesex, England August 1886 Geelong, Victoria, Australia Harriet Harwood (c1832-1878)
Sophia Dorothy Todd (1831-1916) 1831 London, Middlesex, England 20 September 1916 Glenmaggie, Victoria, Australia Thomas Lansdown
James Shaw (c1840-1920)
Edith Ellen Todd (1833-1875) 1833 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1875 Victoria, Australia James Giles
Harriet Emma Todd (1835-1893) 1835 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1893 Prahran, Victoria, Australia Manuel Fostineo (c1829-1872)
William Todd (1837-) 1837 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Frances Todd (1838-) 1838 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


Footnotes (including sources)

₪ Wedding
  • Middlesex County in those days.

Selkcerf, Robin Patterson