BYRNE / BURNS – William Honourable East India Company 1st European Infantry 1st Bombay Fusiliers

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EAST INDIA COMPANY

NameBYRNE / BURNS – William
Regiment (s)Honourable East India Company 1st European Infantry 1st Bombay Fusiliers
Regiment Number (s) 553
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
24th November 1840 / 19 years / Kilkenny  Ireland
Collier
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5’ Ft 7.5/8 in
Fresh /  Blue / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationHEIC
Length of Service19 Years 6 months
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 17th October 1860 / not known
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny 1857-1859
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Kilkenny Ireland
Pension Districts1860 Kilkenny
1862 Tilbury
1862-1873 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
8th October 1862 / Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
YORK  31st December 1862
Date/Place of Birth1821  Castlecomer Kilkenny 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
SWEENEY Anne
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeFrancis (BURN)  B  24th December 1864  Fremantle Western Australia
bap  3rd January 1865  Fremantle 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
Not applicable
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette and Western Australian Times Friday 12th January 1872 – page 3 – William BYRNE drunk and indecent behaviour
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial8th January 1873  Perth Western Australia
(BURNS)
East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia  (BURNS)
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationNone