BRISTER – Henry 66th Regiment

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NameBRISTER – Henry
Regiment (s)66th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 979
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
23rd June 1835 / 19 years / London Middlesex England
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8 in
Dark / Grey / Brown turning grey / None
Overseas Service/DurationCanada – 2 years 5 months
Length of Service21 years 15 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeSergeant / 29th July 1856 / Plymouth Citadel England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Australia
Pension Districts1856 2nd Plymouth
1856-1858 Western Australia
1858 Newcastle England
Pension Paid1/6½d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th June 1856 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RUNNYMEDE 7th September 1856
Date/Place of Birthc1816 Hammersmith Middlesex England
Date/Place of Baptism9th June 1816 St. Paul Hammersmith England
Father
Date/Place of Birth
BRISTER Daniel
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
VINSON Elizabeth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
TRACY Mary
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage19th May 1847 Fermoy Cork Ireland
Children by 1st WifeEliza B c1851 Ireland
Mary B c1853 Ireland
Henry B c1855 Guernsey Channel Islands
John B c1856 Middlesex England
Daniel B c1859 Alnwick Northumberland England
Joseph B c1860 Alnwick Northumberland England
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
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not yet known – prior 1858
Date/Place of Death/Burial9th August 1867 Northumberland England
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
c1864 England
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information