CABLE – Joseph 1st Regiment

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1st Regiment


NameCABLE – Joseph
Regiment (s)1st Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 731
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
30th June 1832 / 17 years 9 months / Warwick Warwickshire England
Wool Comber
Description – Height
5 Ft 9 in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationCanada – 7 years 2 months
West Indies – 2 years 5 months
Length of Service21 years 58 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 28th November 1852 / Birr Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Pension Districts1853 – Leicester
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1873 increased to 1/3d per diem for service to the Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th January 1856 Plymouth Devon England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
WILLIAM HAMMOND 29th March 1856
Date/Place of Birth30th September 1814 St Margaret’s Leicester Leicestershire England
Date/Place of Baptism7th May 1816 All Saints Leicester Leicestershire England
Date/Place of Birth
CABLE William
bap 19th December 1779 Strood Rochester Kent England
Date/Place of Birth
1777 Leicester Leicestershire England
1801 Strood Rochester Kent England
SiblingsFrancis bap 28th November 1802 Strood Kent England
William bap 6th January 1805 Strood Kent England
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
MURPHY Mary Jane
B 1823 Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage10th June 1852 Mallow Cork Ireland
Children by 1st WifeElizabeth (twin) B 1851 England
M CRAKE William John Charles 1873 at Perth Western Australia
D 8th July 1932 Fremantle Western Australia
Mary Jane (twin) B 1851 England
M JONES Thomas Ishmael 1882 Geraldton Western Australia
D 1843 Swan District Western Australia
Abraham (twin) B  1861 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1862 and bur 5th April 1862 at Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
Ernest (twin) B 1861 Fremantle Western Australia
M Not married
D  23rd May 1915 Perth Western Australia
Charlotte B 1864
M Not married
D 11th March 1922 Perth Western Australia
Edward B c1865 Brookton Western Australia
M DAVIS Dorothy 1919 Beverley Western Australia
D 1951 Williams 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
Valuation in the name of Joseph Cable undertaken in March 1923 of a freehold property of 100 acres at Quindanning in the Williams District (Location No. 10874): probably not a land grant
Occupation after
Newspaper Articles
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial11th July 1880 Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
1888 Fremantle Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationReference made to Joseph Cable in the Surgeon’s Log as receiving medical treatment during the voyage of the William Hammond