PERSONAL DETAILSPatrick HEARNS (Hearnes, Hearn)
Birth date and placec. 1816 Naas, Kildare, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
Occupations pre-WAShoemaker.
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5 ft. 8 ins. Complexion: sallow. Eyes: hazel. Hair: grey.
Marriage date and placeIreland ?
SpouseMargaret USHER.
Children
Sources:
Bicentennial Dictionary p.1431 [Erickson].Australian Births & Baptisms 1792-1982
Film No. 1363695 [Church of LDS].
Mary 1859, Ireland (tentative).
Annie 1861, Ireland (tentative).
Margaret 1863, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Patrick John 1866, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Eliza 1868, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Joseph 1871, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Josephine May 1872, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Eliza 1874 (d.1874), Fremantle, Western Australia.
Death date and place19 Dec 1878 Geraldton Hospital, Geraldton, Western Australia.
Burial date and place19 Dec 1878 St Francis Xavier Cemetery, Geraldton, Western Australia
Will and ProbateWill: 16 Dec 1878. Probate: Mar 1879. Supreme Court of Western Australia.
[Cons 3403-1879-573].
Death Notices and Obituaries
ARMED FORCES
Regiment(s)77th (The East Middlesex) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank#1127 Private.
Attestation date and place12 Apr 1838 Moonfield House, Kildare.
Service/CampaignsWest Indies & North America 5 years 2 months.
Eastern Expedition (Crimea) 11 months.
Musters
PromotionsPrivate to Corporal 17 Feb 1854.
Corporal to Sergeant 1 Jul 1854.
Medals, Clasps and BadgesCrimea War Medal.  Turkish Crimea Medal.  (Assumed – not on Medal Roll).
Casualty/MedicalNone.
Regimental Courts MartialNone.
District Courts MartialNone.
General Courts MartialNone.
Discharge date and place3 May 1859 Parkhurst.
Length of Service21 years 22 days.
Chelsea Pension ReferenceWO97/1617/37.
Post Discharge ResidenceNaas, Kildare.
Post Discharge Pension District2nd Dublin.
Pension Amount1/3½d. per diem.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
ShipYork.
Departure and Arrival8 Oct 1862 Portland; 31 Dec 1862 Fremantle.
Status/OccupationEnrolled Pensioner Force.
Assistant Warder, Convict Establishment inc. Lunatic Asylum (see sidebar).
Land Grant/Purchase
Subscriptions
Misc. Newspaper Articles
Departure from WANot applicable.