CARTER – Matthew 15th Hussars / Dragoons

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NameCARTER – Matthew
Regiment (s)15th Hussars / Dragoons
Regiment Number (s) 231
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
12th April 1825 / 18 years / Cambridge Cambridgeshire England
Shoemaker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
 5 Ft 8 in
Fresh / Hazel / Brown / Marks of Leeches on right side and of bleeding in both arms
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 10 years 104 days
Length of Service25 years 165 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 22nd October 1850 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Cambridge England
Pension Districts1851 Cambridge
1863-1875 Madras
Pension Paid1/0½d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th July 1851 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MINDEN 14th October 1851
Date/Place of Birthc1807 St. Peter’s Cambridge England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
CARTER Edward
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Mary
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not Married
Date/Place of MarriageNot applicable
Children by 1st WifeNot applicable
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not applicable
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not applicable
Land Grants Western
Australia
Not applicable
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
1860 to India
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not applicable
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information