William RUTTER b. 1766, Lymington Hampshire England, Bap: 27 Dec 1766, Lymington Hampshire England, (son of John RUTTER and Joan TRICKEY) occupation Saltmaker,
m. (1) 1788, in Isle Of Grain Kent England, Elizabeth KITCHINGHAM
m. (2) 1796, in Isle Of Grain Kent England, Sarah JEWELL, d. 1800, Kent England, Buried: 17 May 1800, St James Grain Kent England.
m. (3) 21 Nov 1807, in St Phillips Sydney NSW, Charlotte FLOWER nee ROBINSON, b. 1775, Yorkshire England, Bap: 17 Jan 1777, Woodkrirk Yorkshire Eng, (daughter of John ROBINSON) d. 13 Nov 1821, Parramatta NSW, Buried: 14 Nov 1821, St Johns Parramatta NSW. Buried with RUTTER surname. Charlotte: also arrived in 1807 on the Brothers
William died 17 Jun 1812, Parramatta NSW, Buried: St Johns Parramatta NSW. Arrived 4 April 1807 Brothers
William had been a Superintendent at the Lymington Salt Works and he employed the Lymington method in producing salt from the Parramatta River. See www.sydneyolympicpark.com.au for more details on William’s salt making methods. John Blaxland advertised his salt for sale in the Sydney Gazette August 14 1808 and October 26 1811.
Children by Elizabeth KITCHINGHAM:
i. Elizabeth RUTTER b. 0 Jan 1788, Kent England, Bap: 3 Feb 1788, St James Grain Kent England.
ii. William RUTTER b. 1790, Kent England, Bap: 23 May 1790, St James Grain Kent ENG, m. (1) 1811, Ann HAYWARD, b. 1790, d. 1838, m. (2) 1838, Mary Ann HARRISON. William died 1857.
iii. Cecilia RUTTER b. 1792, Kent England, Bap: 16 Sep 1792, St James Grain Kent ENG.
Children by SARAH JEWELL:
iv. Mary RUTTER b. 1797, Kent England, Bap: 3 Sep 1797, St James Grain Kent England
v. John Obadiah Newell RUTTER
Photo of Cecilia Sophia RUTTER, courtesy of Deidre Hindmarsh of Alne Bank Gerringong