BURNSIDE – Thomas Sarsfield Royal Artillery 14th Battery

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NameBURNSIDE – Thomas Sarsfield
Regiment (s)Royal Artillery 14th Battery
Regiment Number (s) 33
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
20th November 1846 / 19 years / Fermanagh Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9½ in
Sallow / Blue / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationNone
Length of Service10 years 111 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeSergeant / 10th March 1857 / Woolwich Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not yet known
Pension Districts1857 Enniskillen
1858 – 1859 Western Australia
Pension Paid6d per diem – Temporary 2½ years until 30th September 1859
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th March 1858 Plymouth Western Australia
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
LORD RAGLAN 1st June 1858
Date/Place of Birthc1827 Drumkeerin Peltigo Fermanagh Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
DALTON Catherine
c1838 Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage5th April 1858 Perth Western Australia
Children by 1st WifeHarriett B 1859 York Western Australia
Mary
B 1860 York Western Australia
M GALBRAITH Neil 1888 Roebourne Western Australia
Harriett Adelaide
B 1864 Perth Western Australia
William Richard
B 1864 Rottnest Island Western Australia
M BRECKENRIDGE Mary 1902 Perth Western Australia
D 1941 Perth Western Australia
Caroline Isabel
B 1869 Rottnest Island Western Australia
M DUVAL David L. 1908 Fremantle Western Australia
Maria Ann
B 1872 Perth Western Australia
Esther Eveline
B 1874 Northam Western Australia
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
1859 Police York
1869 Warder Rottnest Island
1873 Police Constable Northam
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial5th October 1883 Pier Street East Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
28th September 1900 ‘Osborne’ Cottesloe Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1863 nominated wife’s mother DALTON Julie and brother DALTON Lawrence as assisted immigrants. Not sure if arrived.