BROWN – John Royal Marines

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Name BROWN – 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
Butcher
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
Not yet known
Overseas Service/Duration Not yet known
Length of Service 4 years 6 months
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 3rd May 1849 / Not yet known
Campaign Medals None
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not known
Pension Districts 1852 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 Birth c1819 location not yet known
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
UNKNOWN
Date/Place of Marriage 11th June 1856 Australind Western Australia (tentative)
Children by 1st Wife Not yet known
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
January 1854 school teacher at Lynton Pensioner Village Port Gregory
1865-6 Farmer in Greenough area
Newspaper Articles Perth Gazette Friday 12th January 1855
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 1875 Geraldton Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or Probate None known
Further Information January 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