CARR – William 89th Regiment

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NameCARR – William
Regiment (s)89th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1247
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
18th January 1838 / 18 years / Belfast Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6 ¾ in
Fair / Blue / Red / None
Overseas Service/DurationNorth America – 10 months
Length of Service18 years 318 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 27th January 1857 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not stated
Pension Districts1857 Ballymena Antrim Ireland
1861-1893 Western Australia
Pension Paid9d per diem
4th June 1878 Increased to 1/3d per diem for service to Enrolled Force Western Australia
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
10th November 1860 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
PALMERSTON 11th February 1861
Date/Place of Birth1820 Longheel Ballycastle Antrim 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
UNKNOWN Mary
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeWilliam John B 1859 unknown location
M PEACH Mary Ann Elizabeth 1885 York Western Australia
D 8th April 1942 East Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery 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
2nd WifeMASON Sarah
B 1828 unknown location
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 2nd WifeMary Ann B 10th July 1862 Fremantle Western Australia
M GUILFOYLE John 30th August 1885 Perth Western Australia
D 7th January 1911 Western Australia
3rd WifeCRONIN nee LYONS Ann – CRONIN Owen Honourable East India Company Bombay Fusiliers and Royal Artillery 18th Brigade arrived “HOUGOUMONT”  1868 
Date/Place of Marriage2nd December 1871 Perth Western Australia
Children by 3rd WifeNone
Land Grants Western
Australia
Assigned 11th November 1881 Perth Lot V 151
3 roods 5 perches Corner Vincent and Stone streets : Title Application 27/09/1883; Title 6/26 (Northwest of the West Perth Station)
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette and WA Times 23rd September 1870 – page 2: William Carr is on the Electoral list for the district of Perth
Daily News Saturday 17th July 1893 – page 2 (Funeral notice)
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial15th July 1893 Brown Street Perth Western Australia
bur East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
1st Wife
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
2nd Wife
1st April 1871 aged 43 Western Australia
bur East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
3rd Wife
29th October 1922 age 81
Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBattye Library has a photo of the Guilfoyle family (BA 380. and 72440P)