BUTLER – William 9th Regiment

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NameBUTLER – William
Regiment (s)9th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 917
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
14th April 1831 / 20 years /  Dublin Ireland
Cabinet Maker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
6 Ft 0½ in
Fair / Hazel / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationMauritius 2 years 195 days
East Indies 11 years 124 days
Length of Service20 years 357 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 28th June 1852 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Dublin Ireland
Pension Districts1852 Dublin
1853 West Australia
1857  – 92 South Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
2nd February 1853 Portsmouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
PYRENEES 30th April 1853
Date/Place of Birthc1811 St Werburgh Dublin 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
POLSON Mary Ann
B Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeJohn bap 17th May 1846 Williamstown Tipperary Ireland
D Not yet known
Charles bap 26th June 1849 Newry Down Ireland
M UNKNOWN Elizabeth
D 16th March 1889 Port Adelaide
bur 18th March 1889  Woodville South Australia
William B c 1851 (appears three times on Pyrenees II Surgeon’s Sick list, not found in Australia)
D Not yet known
Patrick B c December 1852 (from Surgeon’s Sick list)
D c 1856 Western Australia
Mary Ann bap 24th December 1854 Fremantle Western Australia
M ANDERSON Charles 29th November 1883 Port Adelaide South Australia
D Not yet known
Thomas c 1857 Western Australia
D Not yet known
James B 25th July 1860 Port Adelaide South Australia
D Not yet known
Robert 4th December 1862 Port Adelaide South Australia
M CHAMBERS Mary Ann 6th February 1894 Registry Office Port Adelaide South Australia
D 14th March 1940 Sandwell Port Adelaide South Australia
Joseph B c 1865 South Australia
M 1. CAMENS Alma Agnes 14th October 1891 St Augustine’s Unley South Australia
2. UNKNOWN Mary Adelaide date and location not yet known
D 26th June 1941 Bunbury Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
POLSON Daniel (Drum Major 44th Regiment)
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesThe Perth Gazette and Independent Journal of Politics and News  (WA : 1848 ­ 1864) Friday 1st May 1857 page 2
South Australian Register  (Adelaide SA: 1839 ­-1900) Thursday 28th May 1857 page 2
Adelaide Observer (SA: 1843 ­ 1904)  Saturday 29th October 1892 pages 29-30
The Advertiser (Adelaide SA: 1889 ­-1931) Wednesday 20th December 1905 page 2
Departure from Western
Australia
Left Western Australia by unknown ship April-May 1857
Date/Place of Death/BurialD 22nd October 1892 Port Adelaide South Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
D December 1905 Port Adelaide South Australia
bur Catholic Cemetery Woodville South Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
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