PERSONAL DETAILSPatrick FAHEY
Birth date and Placec. 1826 Callan, Kilkenny, Ireland.
Baptism date and Place
Census Residences
Occupations pre-WALabourer.
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5ft.  6¾ ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey.  Hair: dark and grey.
Marriage date and Place1866, RC Fremantle, Western Australia (tentative).
SpouseMary DALTON.
ChildrenSarah (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 Place2 or 4 Jul 1880, Perth.
Cause of Death: Abscess and Pyama.
Burial date and PlaceJul 1880 East Perth Cemetery.
Will and ProbateWill: 1 Jun 1880. Probate: 21 Apr 1881, Supreme Court of Western Australia.
[Cons. 3403-1881-614].
Death Notices and ObituariesInquirer and Commercial News 7 Jul 1880.
ARMED FORCES
Regiment78th (Highland/Ross-Shire Buffs) Regiment.  21 Nov 1854 transferred to
71st (Highland Light Infantry) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank#3797 Private.
Attestation date and Place24 Apr 1845 Kilkenny, Ireland.
Service/CampaignsCrimea 1 year, 6 months.
Malta 1 year, 8 months.
East Indies 4 years.
Musters1851 Aden [WO 12-8349].
1861 Sealkote (Sialkote), East Indies [WO12-7902].
PromotionsNone.
Medals, Clasps and Badges:Crimean War Medal (no clasps). Turkish Crimea Medal.
Two Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/MedicalConstitution broken down by liver disease (hepatitis). Cannot do much toward own support.
Regimental Courts MartialNone.
District Courts Martial:Sentenced to corporal punishment and confinement from 29 Dec 1854 to 4 Jan 1855. No offence recorded.
General Courts MartialNone.
Discharge date and Place4 Aug 1863 Royal Hospital Netley, England.
Length of Service18 years 97 days
Chelsea Pension ReferenceWO97/1601/113.
Post Discharge ResidenceCallan, Ireland.
Post Discharge Pension DistrictKilkenny, Ireland.
Pension Amount9d. per diem.
ARRIVAL and LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
ShipBelgravia.
Departure and Arrival7 Apr 1866 Portland; 4 Jul 1866 Fremantle.
Status/OccupationEnrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase22 Jun 1881, Perth Town Lot Y142 granted to widow.