BARKER – Joseph 6th and 12 Regiment

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The Perth Gazette Western Australian Times 8th Jul 1880

NameBARKER  – 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
Weaver
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8½ in
Fair / Grey / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationMauritius – 8 years 2 months
Cape of Good Hope – 7 years 5 months
Length of Service21 years 260 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 28th June 1863 / not yet known
Campaign Medals Kaffir War Medals for 1851/2 and 3
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Liverpool England
Pension Districts1864-1867 1st Liverpool
Pension Paid1/1d 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 Birthc1824 Colne Lancashire England
Date/Place of Baptism17th July 1825 / Colne Lancashire England
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Abednego
bap 15th April 1795 Haworth Yorkshire England
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
THORP Martha
B c1804 Halifax Yorkshire England
M 8th June 1823 Colne Lancashire England
SiblingsB 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 MarriageNot applicable at this stage
Children by 1st WifeNot Applicable at this stage
Land Grants Western AustraliaNone
Occupation after ArrivalNot yet known
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer and Commercial News Wed 7th Jul 1880 – page 3
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial3rd July 1880 Perth Western Australia
East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateUnknown
Further Information