Birth date and place c. 1823 Newry, Down, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences in England & Wales None.
Occupations pre-WA Labourer.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 7 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: fair.
Marriage date and place 30 Oct 1859 Liverpool, Lancashire, England.
Spouse Ann McGRATH.
Children Robert James b. 1861, Liverpool, Lancashire.
Michael b.1863, Liverpool, Lancashire.
Sarah b.1867, Fremantle, Western Australia.
May Ellen b. 1872, Northam, Western Australia.
Margaret b. 1875, Perth, Western Australia.
Denis Michael b. 1878, Perth, Western Australia.
Elizabeth Mary b. 1880, Perth, Western Australia.
Death date and place 7 Jul 1889 Murray Street West, Perth, Western Australia.
Burial date and place 8 Jul 1889 East Perth Cemetery, Western Australia.
Will and Probate None.
Death, Funeral Notices and Obituaries West Australian 8 Jul 1889.
Regiment(s) 97th (Earl of Ulster’s) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #2277 Private.
Attestation date and place 28 May 1845, Liverpool, Lancashire.
Service/Campaigns Malta 1 year 259 days.
North America 4 years 253 days.
Greece 168 days.
Promotions Private to Corporal 1 May 1855.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimean War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Casualty/Medical Casualty Roll: Slight Wound. Minor actions at Sebastopol. 12 Jun 1855.
Permanently disabled for the service from a severe gunsshot wound in the right forearm causing contraction of the elbow and stiffness of the thumb. Wound was received in the trenches on the 12th June 1855. Unfit for service.
Regimental Courts Martial None.
District Courts Martial None.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 11 Mar 1856 Chatham.
Length of Service 10 years 288 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1670/28.
Post Discharge Residence Liverpool.
Post Discharge Pension District 1st Liverpool.
Pension Amount 1/- per diem. Increased to 1/6d. per diem 18 Jan 1881 for service EPF.
Patriotic Fund. 
Ship Corona.
Departure and Arrival 16 Oct 1866 Portsmouth; 22 Dec 1866 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase 22 Jun 1881 Lot P35 Northam 10 acres (grant).
Misc. Newspaper Articles
Departure from WA Not applicable.