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63rd Regiment Shoulder Belt Plate

Regiment (s)63rd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 490
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
6th July 1825 / 18 years /  Mullingar Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 9 in
Sallow / Blue / Black / None
Overseas Service/DurationVan Diemen’s Land – 5 years 9 months
East Indies – 10 years 9 months
Length of Service21 years 14 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 17th July 1846 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Mullingar Westmeath Ireland
Pension Districts1846 Tullamore
1851 Tilbury Fort
1851-1885 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st February 1851 Falmouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MERMAID 15th May 1851
Date/Place of Birthc1807 Mullingar Westmeath Ireland
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
GAYNOR  Anne   (SAINER on baptism record)
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeJames B 1845  Meath Ireland
M  DUNNE Margaret 1877 Fremantle Western Australia
D 28th June 1910 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
  B 18th August 1852 Western Australia
bap 9th September 1852 Fremantle Western Australia
Defacto  BROWN  Mary
D 15th September 1897 Beaconsfield Western Australia
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
North Fremantle Lot P16
1 acre 21 perches
Assigned 20th November 1852
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer and Commercial Times Wednesday 15th October 1879 – page 4 – assaulted
Western Mail Saturday 9th July 1910 – page 34 – Obituary
Departure from Western
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial24th January 1885  Fremantle Western Australia
Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
15th July 1895 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateSROWA Cons 3404, Item 1888/869
Probate Cons 3403/1895/070
Further Information9th February 1853  – Witness at Court of Inquiry on damage to Pensioners CSO 273 Cottages.
9th June 1855 –  Listed in return as Roman Catholic living in North Fremantle with wife and 2 children
21st January 1857 –  Subscriber to the Florence Nightingale Fund
9th June 1858 –  Subscriber to the Indian Relief Fund
1869 –  Subscriber to Pensioners Benevolent Fund 4th October 1871 Purchased North Fremantle Lot 18 of 4 acres at £1 per acre