Birth date and place c. 1834 Drumholm, Ballintra, Donegal, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
Occupations pre-WA Labourer.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 4.5/8 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: brown.
Marriage date and place 20 Feb 1856 Donegal, Ireland.
Spouse Eleanor (Ellen) MURES aka MUIRS.
Children Susan 1859, Ballintra, Donegal, Ireland.
John 1863, Ballintra, Donegal, Ireland.
Mary 1865, Ballintra, Donegal, Ireland.
[Dates and places of children’s births in Ireland not proven].
Margaret 1868, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Death date and place 3 Mar 1900 Greens Valley, Beaconsfield, Western Australia.
Burial date and place 5 Mar 1900, Fremantle Cemetery, Western Australia.
Anglican Area, Section MON A, Gravesite 0382.
Will and Probate Will: 21 Jan 1900. Probate: 2 May 1900, Supreme Court of Western Australia.
[Cons 3403-1900-40].
Death Notices and Obituaries West Australian 8 Mar 1900.
Western Mail 10 Mar 1900.
Regiment(s) 18th (Royal Irish) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #3798 Private.
Attestation date and place 28 Nov 1854 Ballyshannon, Donegal.
Service/Campaigns Crimea. Disembarked Balaklava 30 May 1855.
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Casualty/Medical Disability by amputation of little finger of left hand after wound from shell on 20th June in the trenches before Sebastopol. Unfit for further service.
Regimental Courts Martial None.
District Courts Martial None.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 2 Oct 1865 Chatham.
Length of Service 309 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1448/90.
Post Discharge Residence Ballyshannon, Donegal.
Post Discharge Pension District Enniskillen.
Pension Amount 8d. per diem. Increased to 1/2d. per diem 18 Jan 1881 for service EPF.
Patriotic Fund.
Ship Vimeira.
Departure and Arrival 30 Sep 1865 Portland; 22 Dec 1865 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Guard at Fremantle Prison.
Enrolled Guard 11 Nov 1880 to disbandment 31 Mar 1887.
Land Grant/Purchase 18 Dec 1873 Fremantle Lot P36 – Lime Kiln Site  (grant).
Fremantle Town Lot 779 (purchase).
Misc. Newspaper Articles
Departure from WA Not applicable.