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
Description – Height
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
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
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
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
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 Articles Perth Gazette Friday 12th January 1855
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 1875 Geraldton Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
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