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- Logg, Daniel
|PERSONAL DETAILS||Daniel LOGG|
|Birth date and place||c. 1818 Kilpatrick, Kelvindock, Lanarkshire, Scotland.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences|
England, Wales & Scotland
|9 William Street, Glasgow Barony, Milton, Lanarkshire, Scotland (1861).|
|Occupations pre-WA||Painter (or Printer).|
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 8¾ ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: dark. Hair: brown.|
|Marriage date and place||3 Aug 1852 Perth, Perthshire, Scotland.|
|Children||Elizabeth Sophie b. 1853, Gosport, Hampshire, England.|
Hannah E. b. 1858, Perth, Perthshire, Scotland.
(Note: A record exists for marriage between Daniel Logg & Unitie DARLING 21 May 1836, Gorbals, Lanarkshire. This may be a first marriage; however, the mother of the above children was Elizabeth LAWS).
|Death date and place||29 Jun 1887 College Place, Portland Estate, Port Adelaide, South Australia.|
Cause of Death: Heart Disease. No inquest.
|Burial date and place||31 Jul 1887 Woodville Cemetery (later Cheltenham), Port Road, Adelaide, South Australia.|
Unmarked grave, Section H, Driveway B, Path 39, Site 209S.
|Will and Probate|
|Death Notices and Obituaries||SA Register 31 Jan 1887.|
Adelaide Observer 5 Feb 1887.
|Regiment(s)||42nd (The Royal HIghland) Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#918 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||24 Oct 1836 Kilmarnock, Ayr.|
|Service/Campaigns||Total of 13 years 7 months service abroad.|
Landed at Corfu 25 Dec 1840.
Landed at Malta 27 Mar 1843.
Landed at Bermuda 16 Apr 1847.
Arrived Halifax, Nova Scotia 12 Jun 1851.
In Turkey from 9 Jun to 13 Sep 1854.
In Crimea from 14 Sep 1854 to 28 Jul 1856.
|Musters||1841 Corfu [WO12-5511].|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasps Alma, Balaklava, Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
Four Good Conduct Badges.
Distinguished Conduct Medal (£5 gratuity).
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||Deserted 11 Oct 1837. Apprehended on 2 Apr 1838.|
Tried for Desertion, Convicted and Sentenced to two months imprisonment.
In confinement from 13 Apr 1838 to 12 Jun 1838.
Deserted 8 Feb 1839. Rejoined 21 Jun 1840.
Tried for Desertion, Convicted and Sentenced to four months imprisonment.
In confinement from 30 Jun 1840 to 11 Oct 1840.
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||10 Apr 1860 Stirling Castle.|
|Length of Service||21 years 44 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1520/66.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Glasgow.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||1st Glasgow 1860. South Australia 1868-1879.|
|Pension Amount||1/0d. per diem (permanent).|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||15 Mar 1863 Plymouth; 29 May 1863 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
Ranger, District of Portland Estate, South Australia.
Police Constable, District of Portland Estate, South Australia.
|Land Grant/Purchase||None in Western Australia.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||SA Government Gazette 6 & 20 May 1869.|
SA Police Gazette 19 Aug 1874 & 18 Aug 1875.
|Departure from WA||Departed 1867/1868 for South Australia.|