BROWN – John 92nd Regiment

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92ND Regiment Gordon Highlanders Colours

NameBROWN – John
Regiment (s)92nd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 567
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
17th March 1827 / 19 years / Edinburgh Scotland
Description – Height
5 Ft 7 in
Dark /  Grey / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 1 year 9 months
Malta – 2 years 4 months
West Indies – 2 years 10 months
Length of Service21 years 105 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 26th June 1848 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsNil
Intended Residence at
Not stated
Pension Districts1848 2nd Edinburgh
1853 Tilbury Fort
1853-1875 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th May 1853 Tilbury England via Dublin
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
PHOEBE DUNBAR 30th August 1853
Date/Place of Birthc1808 Dalmeny Linlithgow Linlithgowshire West Lothian 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
McINTOSH Elizabeth (MacIntosh on marriage document only)
B c1822 Edinburgh Midlothian Scotland
Date/Place of Marriage10th December 1848 Old Greyfriars Parish Edinburgh Midlothian, Scotland
Children by 1st WifeGeorgina B c1850 Edinburgh Midlothian Scotland
M 1st BEST Henry 1868 Fremantle Western Australia
M 2nd PATERSON Charles William 1874 Roebourne Western Australia
D 3rd July 1913 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Elizabeth B c1851 Edinburgh Scotland
D 5th July 1853 aged 18 months aboard “Phoebe Dunbar”
John B 1st September 1853 aboard “Phoebe Dunbar”
D 9th September 1853 aboard “Phoebe Dunbar”
bur 10th September 1853 Fremantle Western Australia
Mary Elizabeth B 1856 Fremantle Western Australia
M EATON Richard Thomas 1872 Fremantle Western Australia
D 13th May 1904 Mongolin near Goomalling Western Australia
bur  Northam Cemetery Western Australia
John B 1858 Fremantle West Australia
D 1882 off Depuch Island Western Australia
bur Cossack Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
McINTOSH George bootmaker of Candlemaker Row Edinburgh Scotland
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer and Commercial News Perth 17th October 1860 – page 2
West Australian Perth 8th July 1913 – page 8 and 31st October 1882 – page 3
Herald  Fremantle Saturday 20th February 1875 – page 2
Northam Advertiser 14th May 1904 – page 2 and 21st May 1904 – page 3
Daily News Perth 7th July 1913 – page 1
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial3rd February 1875 Fremantle West Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
11th  October 1860 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information