Birth date and Place c. 1826 Callan, Kilkenny, Ireland.
Baptism date and Place
Census Residences
Occupations pre-WA Labourer.
Physical Description Height: 5ft.  6¾ ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey.  Hair: dark and grey.
Marriage date and Place 1866, RC Fremantle, Western Australia (tentative).
Spouse Mary DALTON.
Children Sarah (Grace) b. 1867, Perth, Western Australia.
John Edward b. 1869, Perth, Western Australia.
Catherine Grace b. 1872,Perth, Western Australia.
Patrick Joseph b. 1874, Perth, Western Australia.
Unnamed male b. 1876, Perth, Western Australia.
Christopher Patrick b. 1877, Perth, Western Australia.
Death date and Place 2 or 4 Jul 1880, Perth.
Cause of Death: Abscess and Pyama.
Burial date and Place Jul 1880 East Perth Cemetery.
Will and Probate Will: 1 Jun 1880. Probate: 21 Apr 1881, Supreme Court of Western Australia.
[Cons. 3403-1881-614].
Death Notices and Obituaries Inquirer and Commercial News 7 Jul 1880.
Regiment 78th (Highland/Ross-Shire Buffs) Regiment.  21 Nov 1854 transferred to
71st (Highland Light Infantry) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #3797 Private.
Attestation date and Place 24 Apr 1845 Kilkenny, Ireland.
Service/Campaigns Crimea 1 year, 6 months.
Malta 1 year, 8 months.
East Indies 4 years.
Musters 1851 Aden [WO 12-8349].
1861 Sealkote (Sialkote), East Indies [WO12-7902].
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges: Crimean War Medal (no clasps). Turkish Crimea Medal.
Two Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/Medical Constitution broken down by liver disease (hepatitis). Cannot do much toward own support.
Regimental Courts Martial None.
District Courts Martial: Sentenced to corporal punishment and confinement from 29 Dec 1854 to 4 Jan 1855. No offence recorded.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and Place 4 Aug 1863 Royal Hospital Netley, England.
Length of Service 18 years 97 days
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1601/113.
Post Discharge Residence Callan, Ireland.
Post Discharge Pension District Kilkenny, Ireland.
Pension Amount 9d. per diem.
Ship Belgravia.
Departure and Arrival 7 Apr 1866 Portland; 4 Jul 1866 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase 22 Jun 1881, Perth Town Lot Y142 granted to widow.