Birth date and place c. 1832 Bandon, Cork, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
Occupations pre-WA Labourer
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 8¾ ins. Complexion: sallow. Eyes: hazel. Hair: dark brown.
Marriage date and place 1888 Perth (2nd marriage).
Spouse 1st Unknown.
2nd Catherine O’HANLON (widow of Hugh O’Hanlon).
Children At least one son and one daughter.
Death date and place 1 Aug 1923 Cottesloe, Western Australia.
Burial date and place 6 Aug 1923 Karrakatta, Roman Catholic DA0125.
Will and Probate None.
Death Notices and Obituaries Daily News 6 Aug 1923.
West Australian 6 Aug 1923.
Regiment(s) 63rd West Suffolk Regiment.  Transferred 1 Jul 1863 to
2nd Bn. 21st Royal North British Fuzileers.
Regiment No. and Rank #2723 Private.
#1830 Private.
Attestation date and place 30 Sep 1851 Cork.
Service/Campaigns Turkey 1 month.
Crimea 1 year 9 months.
Nova Scotia 5 years 11 months.
East Indies 3 years 10 months.
Musters Q2 1871 Chatham [WO12-4053]. On detachment to 2nd Bn. 23rd Royal Welch Fusilliers.
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasps Alma, Balaklava, Inkermann, Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Long Service & Good Conduct Medal. Gratuity £5.
Five Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/Medical None.
Regimental Courts Martial None.  Four entries in Regimental Defaulters Book.
District Courts Martial Imprisoned 9 Aug to 10 Oct 1852.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 7 Jan 1873 Stirling Castle.
Length of Service 21 years 37 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1911/146 and WO121/0224.
Post Discharge Residence London.
Post Discharge Pension District
Pension Amount 1/3½d. per diem.
Ship Naval Brigade. 
Departure and Arrival 31 Oct 1873 Woolwich; 19 Feb 1874 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force. Enrolled Guard.
Janitor Perth Railway Station for WA Government Railways.
Land Grant/Purchase 21 Sep 1883 Perth Town Lot V134. Grant.
Misc. Newspaper Articles Perth Gazette 20 Feb 1874.
Western Mail  
27 Nov 1909 (King’s Annual Birthday Review).
West Australian
1 Mar 1907 (Retirement presentation from Railways Department).
Departure from WA Not applicable.