PERSONAL DETAILS Cornelius HORGAN
Birth date and place c. 1819 St Mary’s, Cork, Cork, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
Occupations pre-WA Tailor.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 7¼ ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: grey. Hair: brown.
Marks or Scars: Smallpox scars on the face.
Marriage date and place
Spouse M. ?
Children
Death date and place 17 Nov 1888 Adelaide, South Australia.
Burial date and place
Will and Probate
Death Notices and Obituaries
ARMED FORCES
Regiment(s) Royal Artillery.
Regiment No. and Rank #1541 Gunner.
Attestation date and place 5 Feb 1838 Woolwich, Kent.
Service/Campaigns West Indies 5 years.
Crimea 10 months.
Musters 1841 Leith Fort, Glasgow with 8th Company [WO10-1817].
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Casualty/Medical None.
Regimental Courts Martial Imprisoned 22 Aug to 11 Sep 1843. Offence unknown.
Imprisoned 19 Jul to 24 Aug 1849. Offence unknown.
Imprisoned 21 May to 30 Jun 1855. Offence unknown.
Imprisoned 5 Aug to 10 Sep 1855. Offence unknown.
Recorded 55 times in the Regimental Defaulters Book.
District Courts Martial None.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 20 Sep 1859 Woolwich.
Length of Service 21 years 102 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1328/46.
Post Discharge Residence Not stated.
Post Discharge Pension District Woolwich.
Adelaide, South Australia 1 Apr 1866 to 1870; 1876 to 1878 [WO22-227,252,272].
Pension Amount 8d. per diem.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Ship York. 
Departure and Arrival 8 Oct 1862 Portland; 31 Dec 1862 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase None in Western Australia.
Subscriptions
Misc. Newspaper Articles SA Register, SA Advertiser, SA Adelaide Express 29 Jan 1866.
Departure from WA Emily Smith dep. 6 Jan 1866 Fremantle; arr. 27 Jan 1866 Adelaide.