BARKER – Joseph 6th and 12 Regiment

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The Perth Gazette Western Australian Times 8th Jul 1880

Name BARKER  – Joseph
Regiment (s) 6th and 12th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) ? / 1909
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
13th October 1841 / 17 years / Leeds Yorkshire England
Description – Height
5 Ft 8½ in
Fair / Grey / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration Mauritius – 8 years 2 months
Cape of Good Hope – 7 years 5 months
Length of Service 21 years 260 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 28th June 1863 / not yet known
Campaign Medals  Kaffir War Medals for 1851/2 and 3
Intended Residence at
Liverpool England
Pension Districts 1864-1867 1st Liverpool
Pension Paid 1/1d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland 
12th October 1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
HOUGOUMONT 9th January 1868
Date/Place of Birth c1824 Colne Lancashire England
Date/Place of Baptism 17th July 1825 / Colne Lancashire England
Date/Place of Birth
bap 15th April 1795 Haworth Yorkshire England
Date/Place of Birth
THORP Martha
B c1804 Halifax Yorkshire England
M 8th June 1823 Colne Lancashire England
Siblings B c1823 BARKER William
B c1825 BARKER Joseph
B c1830 BARKER Frank (Francis)
B c1840 BARKER Samuel
B c1844 BARKER Sophia
B c1846 BARKER Martha (M BENNET)
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage Not applicable at this stage
Children by 1st Wife Not Applicable at this stage
Land Grants Western Australia None
Occupation after Arrival Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Inquirer and Commercial News Wed 7th Jul 1880 – page 3
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 3rd July 1880 Perth Western Australia
East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
Not yet known
Will or Probate Unknown
Further Information