PERSONAL DETAILS Charles JEFFERS
Birth date and place 25 Apr 1823 St George, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
Occupations pre-WA Labourer.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 5.5/8 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: brown.
Marks or Scars: Slightly pock pitted. Both little toes slightly contracted.
Marriage date and place
Spouse
Children
Death date and place May 1870 Chowinghee, Calcutta, India.
Cause of Death: Sero congestive apoplexy.
Burial date and place 8 May 1870, General Episcopal Cemetery or Burial Ground, Chowinghee, Calcutta, India.
Will and Probate None.
Death Notices and Obituaries
ARMED FORCES
Regiment(s) 89th Regiment of Foot.
Regiment No. and Rank #1491 Private.
Attestation date and place 25 Apr 1839 Dublin, Dublin.
Service/Campaigns North America 10 months.
Gibraltar 8 months.
Crimea 4 months.
Musters 1841 Depot, Clonmel and Carrick on Suir, Ireland [WO12-9129].
1861 Fermoy, Cork, Ireland [WO12-9148].
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Casualty/Medical None.
Regimental Courts Martial None.
District Courts Martial None.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 27 May 1862 Fermoy Barracks.
Length of Service 21 years 33 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1651/73.
Post Discharge Residence Dublin.
Post Discharge Pension District 2nd Dublin 1862. Calcutta 1869.
Pension Amount 8d. per diem.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Ship Hougoumont.
Departure and Arrival 12 Oct 1867 London; 9 Jan 1868 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase None.
Subscriptions None.
Misc. Newspaper Articles Herald 22 May 1869 (see sidebar).
Departure from WA after May 1869 to Calcutta.