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BROADLEY – James 64th Regiment

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64th Regiment Colours
Indian Mutiny Medal
India General Service Medal (Persia Clasp)
NameBROADLEY – James
Regiment (s)64th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1607
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
30th January 1839 / 19 years / Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Description – Height
5 Ft 8 in
Dark / Grey / Black / None
Overseas Service/DurationJamaica – 6 months
North America – 2 years 4 months
East Indies – 11 years 4 months
Length of Service21 years 68 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 25th September 1860 / Date of approval Horse Guards
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal
India General Service Medal with clasp Persia 1849-1895
Intended Residence at
Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Pension Districts1860 2nd Glasgow
1864 Tilbury
1864 Western Australia
1865 Madras not paid
1865 -1870 Bombay
Pension Paid8d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th January 1864 Portland
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLARA 13th April 1864
Date/Place of Birthc1820 Barony Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Daughter of Richard Fairgrieve 71st Regt Clara 1864
B c1845
Date/Place of Marriage1864 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
24th May 1824 Canongates Edinburgh Midlothian Scotland
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
c1826 Paisley Renfrewshire Scotland
22nd November 1847 Glasgow Scotland
1st wife – Other Marriages2nd Husband 
Elizabeth Broadley father Richard Fairgrieve
Date and Place of Marriage
Luigi Guiseppi de LITKI Married 8th December 1870 Bombay
No Children Found
3rd Husband
Elizabeth Cecilia de Litke father Richard Fairgrieve
Married 2nd September 1878 Bellary Madras India
John Jeremiah MURRAY
No Children Found
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
1865 to India
Date/Place of Death/Burial7th November 1870 Bombay India
10th November St. Thomas Sewree Bombay India
Date/Place of Death/Burial
D 31 August 1921 Bombay Presidency, India (Elizabeth Cecilia Murray)
Bur Sewree Church of Scotland Cemetery Bombay India
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide Index
1841 James Broadly (sic) 1607 Private 64th Foot location Halifax Nova Scotia
1851 James Broadley 1607 Sergeant 64th Foot location Hydrabad India
10th September 1860 James Broadley claimed Batta money for Persia and a medal for service in India; he also said he was willing to take his discharge.
Discharge due to having completed 21 year service
1861 Census James Broadley, age 40, unmarried Chelsea Pensioner Born Glasgow is living with his half- brother William Nicol and his family at Shuttle Street Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Left colony without leave. Pension stopped until 12th May 1865