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- Nolan, Patrick
|PERSONAL DETAILS||Patrick NOLAN (NOWLAN)|
|Birth date and place||c. 1825 Crookstown, Ballitore, Kildare, Ireland.|
|Baptism date and place||23 Jan 1825 Athy, Laois & Kildare, Ireland (tentative).|
|Civil Census Residences|
England, Wales & Scotland
|Infantry Barracks, Regent Road, Salford, Manchester, Lancashire, England (1851).|
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 8 ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: grey. Hair: brown.|
|Marriage date and place||after March 1851.|
|Death date and place||6 Apr 1884 Fremantle, Western Australia.|
Cause of Death: Injured spine. Death under the influence of liquor (Coroner’s Inquest).
|Burial date and place|
|Will and Probate||Letters of Administration: 30 Jul 1884. Probate: 31 Jul 1884 Supreme Court of Western Australia.|
|Death Notices and Obituaries||Daily News 8 Apr 1884.|
Inquirer & Commercial News 16 Apr 1884.
|Regiment(s)||28th (North Gloucestershire) Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#2026 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||15 Jul 1843 Dublin, Dublin.|
|Service/Campaigns||East Indies 4 years 1 month.|
Turkey & Crimea 2 years 1 month.
Malta 2 years 6 months.
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasps Alma, Inkermann, Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
|Regimental Courts Martial||Absent without Leave 12 to 22 Dec 1852.|
Tried and sentenced to 28 days imprisonment with hard labor.
In confinement 22 Dec 1852 to 24 Jan 1853.
29 times entered in the Regimental Defaulters Book.
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||3 Jan 1865 Fermoy.|
|Length of Service||21 years 129 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1487/122.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Waterford ….. [undecipherable].|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Waterford (1865). 2nd Liverpool (1865).|
|Pension Amount||8d. per diem. Increased to 1/2d. per diem on 18 Jan 1881 for service EPF.|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||16 Oct 1866 Portsmouth; 22 Dec 1866 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
|Land Grant/Purchase||3 Nov 1869 Lot 637 Grey Street, Fremantle for £6 (purchased at public auction).|
3 Jun 1872 Lot 602 Fremantle for £6 (purchased at public auction).
15 Sep 1884 Lot P18 Cockburn Sound 22 acres (grant). Title issued to Ellen Nowlan widow, no children.
|Misc. Newspaper Articles|
|Departure from WA||Not applicable.|