ARMITAGE – William 68th Regiment

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NameARMITAGE – William
Regiment (s)68th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 813
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
29th December 1830 / 18 years 11 months / Leeds Yorkshire England
Shoemaker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7¼ in
Sallow / Hazel / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 3 years 4 months
Jamaica – 3 years 6 months
Canada – 2 years 10 months
Length of Service21 years 185 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 28th June 1852 / Not yet known
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Huddersfield Yorkshire England
Pension Districts1852 Halifax
1852 1st Manchester
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1873 – Increased to 1/3d per diem for service Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st January 1854 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SEA PARK 5th April 1854
Date/Place of Birthc1812 Huddersfield Yorkshire England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
CRAIG Eliza
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage18th June 1854 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 1st WifeElizabeth B 1855 Western Australia
M WORTH James H. 1873 Perth Western Australia
D 24th February 1933 Rivervale Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
William Henry
B 1856 Western Australia
Sophia Amelia
B 1858 Western Australia
M GRESNEY or GRANEY Thomas 1878 Perth Western Australia
D 24th March 1928 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Mary Ann
B 1860 Ireland
D 23rd November 1881 Perth Western Australia
bur East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Clara Kate
B 1862 Perth Western Australia
M McMullen David 1885 Perth Western Australia
D 11th July 1930 West Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Benjamin Henry B 1865 Western Australia
D 6th January 1933 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Ruth Gertrude B 1868 Western Australia
M DUFFY William Vincent 1888 Perth Western Australia
D 1st February 1940 Subiaco Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Ada Sarah B 1870 Western Australia
M SMITH Howard Bristow 1889 Perth Western Australia
D 13th November 1939 Subiaco Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
George Joseph B 1872 Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
CRAIG Benjamin
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
Perth Lot Y107
acreage unknown
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial23rd September 1877 Colonial Hospital Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western AustraliaCancer of Pylorus
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
7th June 1884 North Perth Western Australia
East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
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