BROWN – John Royal Marines

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NameBROWN – John
Regiment (s)Royal Marines
Regiment Number (s) 7210
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
28th October 1844 / 23 years 4 months / Not yet known
Description – Height
Not yet known
Overseas Service/DurationNot yet known
Length of Service4 years 6 months
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 3rd May 1849 / Not yet known
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Not known
Pension Districts1852 Leicester
1853-75 Western Australia
Pension Paid£18/12/0 per annum
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
22 November 1852 London England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
DUDBROOK 7th February 1853
Date/Place of Birthc1819 location not yet known
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
Date/Place of Marriage11th June 1856 Australind Western Australia (tentative)
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
January 1854 school teacher at Lynton Pensioner Village Port Gregory
1865-6 Farmer in Greenough area
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette Friday 12th January 1855
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1875 Geraldton Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationJanuary 1855 found guilty of feloniously shooting at Ann Buckley, (wife of fellow EPG Jeremiah Buckley)  and sentenced to 2 years with hard labour.
15th May 1871 attended a meeting of Pensioners’ Benevolent Fund