CALLENAN / CALLANAN – John 5th Dragoon Guards

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Name CALLANAN   John
Regiment (s) 5th Dragoon Guards
Regiment Number (s) 193
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
17th January 1824 / 18 years / Ballinrobe  Galway  Ireland
Description – Height
6 Ft 0¾ in
Fresh /Grey / Brown / –
Overseas Service/Duration None
Length of Service 24 years 257 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 26th September 1848  / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals Not yet known
Intended Residence at
Birmingham  England
Pension Districts 1848 Birmingham
1850  Longford
1852  Carlow
1853  Western Australia
1856  Van Dieman’s Land
1871-1875 Victoria
Pension Paid 1/od per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th April 1853  London England via Cork and Rio de Janeiro
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
ROBERT SMALL  19th August 1853
Date/Place of Birth c1806  Parish of Beagh  Galway County Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage Not yet known
Children by 1st Wife Not yet known
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
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Not yet known
Departure from Western
c1856 to Van Dieman’s Land. More research required.
Date/Place of Death/Burial Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or Probate None known
Further Information 1853  his wife Eliza signed a letter of thanks to the Surgeon Superintendent of the Robert Small.