ADAMS – Thomas 5th Regiment

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NameADAMS – Thomas
Regiment (s)5th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1249
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
6th September 1838 / 19 years / St Albans Hertfordshire England
Description – Height
5 Ft 9 in
Sallow / Blue / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationMediterranean – 3 years 1 month
Mauritius – 4 years 4 months
Length of Service13 years 186 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 24th August 1852 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Ealing Middlesex England
Pension Districts1852 1st West London
1852 Tilbury Fort
1853 – 55 West Australia
Pension Paid6d per diem for 3 years
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
2nd February 1853 Portsmouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
PYRENEES 30th April 1853
Date/Place of BirthNot yet known
Date/Place of Baptism11th January 1818  St Marys Ealing London Middlesex England
Date/Place of Birth
ADAMS William
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
7th October 1810 St Mary Ealing, Middlesex England
bur 17th July 1825 Ealing Middlesex England
SiblingsWilliam  bap 19th December 1813 St Mary Ealing Middlesex England
D Not yet known
Harriott bap 24th December 1815 St Mary Ealing Middlesex England
D Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriagePossible marriage at Gibraltar c1845-46
Children by 1st WifeCharles Frederick B 18th June 1846 Templemore Londonderry Ireland
M GLASS Jane Swaine 6th November 1868 Wicklow Hill School Toodyay West Australia
D 28th April 1895 Nokaning Western Australia
bur Mangowine Station Nungarin Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer and Commercial News  (Perth WA)  Wednesday 11th November 1868 page 2
Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 – 1954) Saturday 26th March 1887 page 19
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial23rd Feb 1887 Newcastle (Toodyay) Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information