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- Duehan, Jeremiah
|PERSONAL DETAILS||Jeremiah DUEHAN|
Name variations: Dueham, Durham, Denham, Duckham
|Birth date and place||c. 1820 Holy Cross, Thurles, Tipperary, Ireland.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences|
England, Wales & Scotland
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 7 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: hazel. Hair: dark brown.|
|Marriage date and place|
|Death date and place||1872 Dublin North, Dublin (tentative) recorded as Deane.|
|Burial date and place|
|Will and Probate|
|Death Notices and Obituaries|
|Regiment(s)||34th (Cumberland) Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#1461 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||29 Jan 1838 Fermoy, Cork.|
|Service/Campaigns||North America 1 year 2 months.|
Mediterranean 4 years 8 months.
West Indies 3 years 1 month.
Crimea 1 year 4 months.
|Musters||1841 Toronto and at Sea [WO12-4906].|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
One Good Conduct Badge.
|Regimental Courts Martial||In Guard Room 8 Jul 1844. Tried by Regimental Court Martial and Sentenced to 40 days imprisonment and loss of 1d. a day for 6 months. In confinement 9 Jul to 16 Aug 1844.|
In Guard Room 28 Nov 1848. Tried by Regimental Court Martial and Sentenced to 40 days imprisonment with such labour as in the opinion of the Medical Officer of the Prison the prisoner may be equal to, and to be deprived of 1d. of his daily pay for 6 months. Imprisoned 30 Nov 1848 to 7 Jan 1849.
In Guard Room 21 Aug 1856. Tried by Regimental Court Martial and Sentenced to loss of 1d. a day for 6 months, and 42 days hard labour. Imprisoned 26 Aug 1856 to 6 Oct 1856.
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||29 Nov 1859 Colchester ?|
|Length of Service||21 years 27 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1500/175.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Rathfarnham, Dublin.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||1st Dublin. Adelaide Jul-Dec 1866. Calcutta, East London, Dublin (1867).|
|Pension Amount||9d. per diem.|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||15 Mar 1863 Plymouth; 29 May 1863 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
|Land Grant/Purchase||None in Western Australia.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||SA Register 13 Aug 1866.|
Recorded as ‘Jeremiah Denham’.
|Departure from WA||Wonga Wonga dep. Albany 7 Aug 1866; arr. Adelaide 11 Aug.|
Returned to England and Ireland via Calcutta 1867.