Birth date and place 3 Mar 1827, Dublin, Ireland.
Baptism date and place St Nicholas, Dublin, Ireland.
Civil Census Residences Kingston Upon Hull, Yorkshire, England (1851).
Occupations pre-WA Labourer.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 5½ ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: grey. Hair: brown.
Marriage date and place 8 Jun 1869 St Patrick’s RC Church, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Spouse Mary HEFFERNAN (a variety of spellings in records).
Children John 1870, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Patrick 1872, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Christopher 1874, Perth, Western Australia.
Agnes Mary 1876, Perth, Western Australia.
William 1879, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Julia 1881, Perth, Western Australia.
Edward 1884, Perth, Western Australia.
William Joseph 1884, Perth, Western Australia.
Charles 1887, Perth, Western Australia.
Robert Augustus 1889, Perth Western Australia.
Death date and place 25 Apr 1890 Wittenoom Street, Perth, Western Australia.
Cause of Death: Heart disease.
Burial date and place 27 Apr 1890 East Perth Cemetery, Western Australia.
Will and Probate None.
Death Notices and Obituaries Daily News 26 Apr 1890.
West Australian 28 Apr 1890.
Regiment(s) 46th South Devonshire Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #1646 Drummer.
Attestation date and place 3 Mar 1842 Dublin.
Service/Campaigns Turkey 2 years 7 months.
Corfu 2 years 5 months.
East Indies 8 years 1 month.
Promotions Drummer to Corporal 16 Aug 1863.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Four Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/Medical Disability: Senectus [old age, extreme age, senility]. Asthenia [weakness, lack of energy and strength].
Disability is the result of climate and long military service.  Is not materially incapacitated from contributing towards earning a livelihood. Has not aggravated the disability by vice or misconduct.
Regimental Courts Martial Convicted of a military offence by Regimental Court Martial and imprisonment 21 Dec 1847 to 17 Jan 1848.
Convicted of a military offence by Regimental Court Martial. Sentenced corporal punishment of 25 lashes. 6 Oct 1855.
50 times entered in the Regimental Defaulters Book.
District Courts Martial Convicted of a military offence by District Court Martial on 25 Mar 1856.  Sentenced 56 days imprisonment.
In confinement 18 Mar 1856 to 19 May 1856.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 7 May 1867 Netley.
Length of Service 21 years 340 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1532/114.
Post Discharge Residence Manchester, England.
Post Discharge Pension District 2nd Manchester.
Pension Amount 1/1½d. per diem. Increased to 1/7d. per diem 18 Jan 1881 for service EPF.
Ship Hougoumont. 
Departure and Arrival 12 Oct 1867 London; 9 Jan 1868 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase 15 May 1881, Perth Town Lot 122Y (grant).
Subscriptions None.
Misc. Newspaper Articles
Departure from WA Not applicable.