ATTWOOD – Edwin 66th Regiment

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NameATTWOOD – Edwin
Regiment (s)66th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 568
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
28th April 1858 / 35 years 6 months / Bristol England
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8¾ in
Fresh / Grey / Light Brown / Cicatrix on back of right shoulder and right leg
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 4 years 1 month
West Indies – 3 years 5 months
Canada – 3 years 4 months
East Indies – 5 years 2 months
Length of Service21 years 86 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 24th May 1864  /Netley Hampshire England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Bristol England
Pension Districts1864 Bristol
1865- Western Australia
Pension Paid1887 Increased to 1/6d per diem for service in Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1865 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RACEHORSE 10th August 1865
Date/Place of Birthc1823 St. Cuthbert Wells Somerset England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
ATTWOOD Joseph
c1796 Somerset England
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
TURNER formally SEDGWICK Alice Esther
c1849 Brightside South Yorkshire England
Date/Place of Marriage1866 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 1st WifeJohn Edwin B 1868 Western Australia
M CHIDWICK Ellen Fanny 1892 Fremantle Western Australia
D 22nd January 1941 Hollywood Western Australia
bur Niche in Rose Garden Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Charles Alfred B 1872 Fremantle Western Australia
M JOHNSON Alice Lilian May 1896 Fremantle Western Australia
D 25th March 1942 Mosman Park Western Australia
bur ashes taken by funeral director from Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Joseph Sedgwick B 1875 Fremantle Western Australia
M THEAKSTON Edith Alice Maud 1902 Fremantle Western Australia
D 25th October 1955 East Fremantle Western Australia
bur ashes dispersed at Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Harriet Ellen or Helen B 1877 Fremantle Western Australia
M MOFFLIN Frank Wallington 1899 Perth Western Australia
D 1941 Northam Western Australia
Amy Adelaide B 1880 Fremantle Western Australia
M BIFFIN John Aaron 1898 Fremantle Western Australia
D 14th August 1957 East Fremantle Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Evelyn Annie B 1882 Fremantle Western Australia
D 7th July 1958 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
William Hamilton B 1884 Fremantle Western Australia
D 13th October  1956 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Garden of Remembrance Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Esther Alice B 1887 Fremantle Western Australia
M NICHOLLS Rowland John Lewis 1905 Fremantle Western Australia
D 13th October 1956 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Ashes Garden of Remembrance Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
Perth Lot V153
0.3.4 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesThe West Australian Perth Saturday 12th November 1898 – page 6
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1898 South Terrace Fremantle Western Australia
Church of England Section Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
7th January 1838 East Fremantle Western Australia
Anglican Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information