ANDERSON – Hugh 73rd and 30th Regiment

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NameANDERSON – Hugh
Regiment (s)73rd and 30th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2674 (30th)
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
12th March 1847 / 17 years 10 months / Lurgan Armagh Ireland
Tailor
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 5 in
Fresh / Brown / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationNot stated
Crimea
Length of Service8 years 61 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 10th July 1855 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsCrimea with Clasp for Alma
Turkish Crimea
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Newry Ireland
Pension DistrictsAugust 1855 – May/June 1860 Newry
June 1860-61 – 2nd Belfast
February 1861 – Woolwich
1864 Tilbury
September 1864 – Western Australia
January 1869 – New Zealand
Pension Paid9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st July 1864 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MERCHANTMAN 12th September 1864
Date/Place of BirthMay 1829 Aughagallon [Aghagallon] Lurgan Antrim Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism4 May 1829 Aghalee Antrim Ireland
Father
Date/Place of Birth
ANDERSON Hugh
1792 unknown place
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Rebecka
1792 unknown place
1810 unknown place
SiblingsRobert B 1821
Margaret / Margret Jane B 1822
Elizabeth B 1825
Mary Ann B 1832
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
UPRICHARD Jane
B 1824
Date/Place of Marriage23 July 1862 Aghalee Antrim Ireland
Children by 1st WifeNone
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
UPRICHARD Thomas
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Assistant Warder in Western Australia 14th April 1866 to 28th August 1868
Tailor at Kaiapoi New Zealand
Newspaper ArticlesStar (NZ) 12th October 1896 page 2 (Obit.)
Departure from Western
Australia
3rd November 1868 per Emily Smith for South Australia and subsequently to New Zealand
Date/Place of Death/Burial11th October 1896 Christchurch New Zealand
bur October 1896 Linwood Cemetery Christchurch New Zealand
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
8th November 1905 Christchurch New Zealand
Will or ProbateHandwritten will dated 11th October 1896 leaving his entire estate and personal belongings to wife Jane: she also left a will: details available
Further InformationSeveral (former) residential and business addresses available in New Zealand
1851 Census of Ireland