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Birth date and place 3 Dec 1828 Killarney, Kerry, Ireland.
Baptism date and place 12 Jan 1829 Parish of Killarney, Kerry, Ireland (tentative).
Diocese of Kerry.
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
Garrison Military Hospital, White Hart Row, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England (1851).
Occupations pre-WA Labourer.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 6½ ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: dark brown.
Marriage date and place Ireland.
Spouse Johanna/Hannah HORRIGAN.
Children Richard b. Ireland ?
Alice b. Ireland ?
Michael b. Ireland ?
Charles b. 1865 Fremantle, Western Australia.
Mary Ann b. 1867 Fremantle, Western Australia.
Joseph b. 1869 Fremantle, Western Australia.
Catherine May b. 1871 Fremantle, Western Australia.
Patrick b. 1873 Fremantle, Western Australia.
Death date and place 14 Dec 1900 2 Stokes Street, East Perth, Western Australia.
Burial date and place 15 Dec 1900 East Perth R.C. Cemetery,  Western Australia.
Grave I.D. 196. Headstone with multiple family members recorded.
Will and Probate None.
Death Notices and Obituaries West Australian 15, 17, 21 Dec 1900.
Regiment(s) 95th (Derbyshire) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #1947 Private.
Attestation date and place 3 Sep 1846 Killarney, Kerry.
Service/Campaigns Hong Kong, China 1 year 8 months.
Turkey & Crimea 10 months.
Musters 1851 Winchester & Portsmouth [WO12-9550].
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasps Alma, Inkermann.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Casualty/Medical Casualty Roll: Slight Wound. Second Battle of Inkermann. 05 November 1854.
Disabled from loss of index finger of left hand; amputation after gunshot wound received Inkermann.
Unfit for the service.
Regimental Courts Martial None.
District Courts Martial None.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 3 Jul 1855 Chatham.
Length of Service 8 years 213 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1666/67.
Post Discharge Residence Killarney, Co. Kerry.
Post Discharge Pension District Tralee (1855). Bermuda (1862). Fremantle (1863).
Pension Amount 8d. per diem. Increased to 1/2d. per diem on 18 Jan 1881 for service EPF.
Patriotic Fund.
Ship Merchantman. 
Departure and Arrival 12 Oct 1862 London; 14 Feb 1863 Fremantle. Via Bermuda.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Enrolled Guard 11 Nov 1880 until disbandment 31 Mar 1887.
Land Grant/Purchase 11 Aug 1885 Perth Town Lot E87 (grant).
Subscriptions None.
Misc. Newspaper Articles Inquirer & Commercial News 6 Apr 1887.
Departure from WA Not applicable.