ALLEN – William 13th Regiment

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Name ALLEN – William
Regiment (s) 13th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 3342
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
28th November 1854 / 17 years 11 months / Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
Servant
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6 in
Fresh / Blue / Dark Brown / Gun shot wound left arm
Overseas Service/Duration Malta – 4 months
Crimea – 3 months
Gibraltar – 3 months
Cape of Good Hope – 1 year
East Indies – 2 years 3 months
Length of Service 5 years 196 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 10th July 1860 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals Went to Crimea but did not receive medal
Indian Mutiny Medal (1857-59)
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not stated
Pension Districts 1860 Clonmel
1862-1864 Western Australia
1865- March 1865 South Australia
Pension Paid 8d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th March 1862 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NORWOOD 9th June 1862
Date/Place of Birth 1835  St Mary’s Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism 2nd December 1835 Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
Father
Date/Place of Birth
ALLEN Thomas
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
BURKE Brenda
Not yet known
17th September 1834 St. Mary’s Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
CUNNINGHAM Elizabeth
B 1844 Bunbury Western Australia
Date/Place of Marriage 2nd October 1864 Perth Western Australia (RC)
Children by 1st Wife None known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
CUNNINGHAM James – 51st Regiment discharged from Army in Perth Western Australia 4th March 1847
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
THOMAS Anna
Not yet known
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles 9th October 1864 Inquirer and Commercial News (WA) – page 2
12th October 1885 Express & Telegraph Adelaide (Funeral Notice)
Departure from Western
Australia
9th October 1864 W Allen and wife left Western Australia on board “Sea Ripple” for South Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial 10th October 1885 Adelaide SA (lived North Adelaide)
12th October 1885 Roman Catholic Section West Terrace Adelaide Cemetery South Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
24th or 26th August 1914 West Terrace Adelaide South Australia
Will or Probate None known
Further Information 13th August 1907 Elizabeth Allen living at Penny Place Adelaide (Royal Adelaide Hospital Admission information No. 1819)