BURTON – Henry 54th Regiment

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NameBURTON – Henry
Regiment (s)54th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 190
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
12th August 1822 / 18 years / Dorchester Dorset England
Shoemaker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7 ½ in
Fresh / Hazel / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 17 years
Length of Service21 years 230 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 9 April 1844 / Templemore Dorchester England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not stated
Pension Districts1844 Taunton
1850-1885 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0½d per diem
1873 Increased to 1/1½d for service Enrolled Force
1874 Increased to 1/2d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
4th March 1850 Portsmouth Hampshire England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SCINDIAN 1st June 1850
Date/Place of Birthc1804 Axminster Devon England
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
UNKNOWN Harriet
c1806 Ashford Kent England (tentative)
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known Kent England
Children by 1st WifeNone 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
7th August 1850 allocated and occupied Location P10 in South Perth
January 1884 granted Perth Location 275Y of 1.0.16 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette 14th June 1850 – arrival of Scindian
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial11th April 1885 Mt Eliza Depot Perth Western Australia
13th April 1885 East Perth Cemetery Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationServed at Convict Establishment in York Western Australia