Birth date and place Between 1828 and 1832 [depending on source], Horseheath, Cambridgeshire, England.
Baptism date and place 18 Nov 1832 All Saints Church, Horseheath, Cambridgeshire, England.
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
Stretley End, West Wickham, Linton, Cambridgeshire (1841).
Horseheath Street, Horseheath, Linton, Cambridgeshire (1851).
See Muster below (1861).
Occupations pre-WA Groom (1851).
Physical Description
Marriage date and place 12 Feb 1867 Mandurah District, Western Australia.
Spouse Elizabeth Jane EACOTT.
Children William David b. 1867, Mandurah District (baptised Pinjarra), Western Australia.
Sarah Ann Elizabeth b. 1868, Mandurah District (baptised Pinjarra), Western Australia.
Albert Edward b. 1870, Mandurah District (baptised Pinjarra), Western Australia.
John or Charles Thomas b. 1873 (d.1873), Mandurah District (baptised Pinjarra), Western Australia.
Hannah Charlotte Mary Jane b. 1874, Mandurah District (baptised Pinjarra), Western Australia.
Death date and place 22 Jan 1915 Bunbury, Western Australia.
Burial date and place 23 Jan 1915 Bunbury Cemetery, Bunbury, Western Australia.
Site No. 27, Anglican Section.
Will and Probate None.
Death Notices and Obituaries Bunbury Herald 26 Jan 1915.
Regiment(s) 34th (Cumberland) Regiment.
77th (The East Middlesex) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #3501 (34th) #3864 (77th) Private.
Attestation date and place c. 1852.
Service/Campaigns Crimea December 1854 to June 1856 (34th).
New South Wales 1857 to 1858 (77th).
India 1858 to ?
Musters 1861 Hazaribagh, East Indies [WO12-8297].
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Note: original medals are held in the Army Museum of Western Australia, Artillery Barracks, Burt Street, Fremantle.
Regimental Courts Martial
District Courts Martial
General Courts Martial
Discharge date and place Possibly in India between 1861 and 1867.
Length of Service At least ten years.
Chelsea Pension Reference No Chelsea Pension WO97 records extant.
Post Discharge Residence Western Australia.
Post Discharge Pension District
Pension Amount
Ship Unknown.
Departure and Arrival c. 1865/1866.
Status/Occupation Settler.
Land Grant/Purchase
Misc. Newspaper Articles Daily News 14 Mar 1910 [mentioned in brother Josiah’s Obituary].