Birth date and place c. 1825 Grangegorman, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.
Baptism date and place 10 Dec 1826 Finglas, Archdiocese of Dublin (very tentative).
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
Occupations pre-WA Labourer.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 6 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: light brown. Hair: dark brown.
Marriage date and place
Death date and place 6 Feb 1876 Ackland Street, Adelaide, South Australia.
Burial date and place
Will and Probate
Death Notices and Obituaries SA Register 7 Feb 1876.
Adelaide Evening Journal 7 Feb 1876.
Regiment(s) 69th (South Lincolnshire) Regiment. 1 Apr 1852 transferred to
28th (North Gloucestershire) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #2071 Private (69th).
#3264 Private (28th).
Attestation date and place 12 Jan 1843 Head Police Office, Dublin.
Service/Campaigns The Mediterranean 3 years 4 months.
Malta, Turkey and the Crimea 1 year 2 months.
Musters 1851 Malta [WO12-7745].
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Two Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/Medical Disabled by a large bedsore over the ? which is now ? and which came during a severe attack of fever at Scutari in February [1855].
Is unable to walk freely or quickly. Unfit for further service.
Regimental Courts Martial None.
District Courts Martial Absent without leave 13 Sep 1846 . Confined 14 Sep 1846. Tried by District Court Martial 24 Sep 1846. Sentenced 84 days imprisonment to 16 Dec 1846.
Drunk on duty. Confined 13 Jun 1850. Tried by Court Martial 14 Jun 1850. Sentenced 84 days hard labour and forfeit 1d. per day 30 days. Imprisonment 18 Jun 1850 to 5 Sep 1850. Restored Good Conduct Pay and Badge 6 Sep 1851,
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 7 Aug 1855 Chatham.
Length of Service 12 years 29 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1486/216.
Post Discharge Residence Liverpool.
Post Discharge Pension District 1st Liverpool. Dublin (1856). Plymouth/Dartmoor (Apr 1857). Western Australia (Jul 1857).
Adelaide, South Australia (1867-1876).
Pension Amount 8d. per diem for three years. 6d. per diem permanently 20 Apr 1858.
Ship Clara. 
Departure and Arrival 19 Mar 1857 London; 3 Jul 1857 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Mason’s Labourer (Adelaide, SA).
Land Grant/Purchase None in Western Australia.
Misc. Newspaper Articles Inquirer & Commercial News 5 Dec 1866.
Departure from WA Emily Smith dep. 26 Nov 1866 Fremantle; arr. 16 Dec 1866 Adelaide.