BROADBROOK / BROADHOOK – John 41st and 69th Regiment

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Name BROADBROOK/ BROADHOOK – John
Regiment (s) 41st and 69th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1383
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
31st December 1838 / 18 years 6 months/ Cork Ireland
Cabinet Maker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7½ in
Fresh / Grey / Sandy / None
Overseas Service/Duration Mediterranean – 3 years 4 months
Length of Service 16 years 328 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Discharged as Corporal Pay List as Private / 31st March 1857 / Chatham Kent England

Chatham Kent England

Campaign Medals None
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Youghal Cork Ireland
Pension Districts 1857 – Fermoy
1859 – Waterford
1860 – Clonmel
1862 Western Australia
Pension Paid 10d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th March 1862 Portland Dorset Ireland
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NORWOOD 9th June 1862
Date/Place of Birth 1820 St. Mary’s Youghal Cork Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
BROADBROOK James
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
FITZGERALD Mary
c1824 Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage 16th November 1852 Macroom Cork Ireland
Children by 1st Wife John George bap 22nd June 1858 Youghal Cork Ireland
D 17th October 1874 Perth Western Australia
Bur Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Catherine (Kate) bap 20th October 1860 Youghal Cork Ireland
D 6th May 1862 at sea aged 20 months aboard “Norwood”
Elizabeth B 25th April 1862 at sea aboard “Norwood”
D 23rd September 1862 (5 months) Fremantle Western Australia
bur Alma or Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
FITZGERALD William
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 Articles Perth Gazette 24 Sep 1869
West Australian Times 23rd October 1874 and 13th November 1874
(all notices for Mary Broadbrook) Mary was a widow and pauper
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 23rd August 1862 Fremantle Western Australia
Alma or Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
5th June 1898 Perth Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or Probate None known
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