Birth date and place c. 1835 Nair, Castlepollard, Westmeath, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
Occupations pre-WA House Painter.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 6¼ ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: light brown.
Marriage date and place Ireland.
Spouse Bridget LYONS (tentative) [Erickson p.2310].
Children Margaret b. 1856, Ireland.
Patrick b. 1861, Ireland.
Martin John b. 1863, Perth, Western Australia.
Death date and place 14 Mar 1863, Perth, Western Australia.
Burial date and place Mar 1863 RC Section, East Perth Cemetery, Western Australia.
Will and Probate None.
Death Notices and Obituaries
Regiment(s) 86th (The Royal County Down) Regiment.  15 Feb 1854 transferred to
77th (The East Middlesex) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #2838 Private.
Attestation date and place 2 Sep 1853 Dublin.
Service/Campaigns Mediterranean.
Turkey & Crimea from 10 Mar 1854 to 1 Nov 1855.  1 year 8 months.
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasp Alma, Inkermann.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Casualty/Medical Disabled by loss by amputation of last phalanx and part of 1st of thumb of right hand after gunshot wound received on 11th January while on sentry in front of the trenches before Sebastopol. Unfit for further service.
Regimental Courts Martial None.
District Courts Martial None.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 18 Dec 1855 Chatham.
Length of Service 2 years 108 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1618/128.
Post Discharge Residence Dublin.
Post Discharge Pension District 2nd Dublin.
Pension Amount 8d. per diem.
Patriotic Fund.
Ship Norwood.
Departure and Arrival 16 Mar 1862 Portland; 09 Jun 1862 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase None in Western Australia.
Subscriptions Lancashire Relief Fund 1863.
Greenough Fire Fund 1864.
Misc. Newspaper Articles
Departure from WA Not applicable.