CHAPMAN – William Royal Marines

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Royal Marines 1854 Britains Sea Soldiers Vol 1 by Cyril Field

NameCHAPMAN – William
Regiment (s)Royal Marines
Regiment Number (s) 7224
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
1834/18 years/ Plymouth Division
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
Overseas Service/Duration
Length of Service23 years
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeDischarged 1857
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Pension Districts1857 1st Plymouth Admitted to Out pension July 1857
1857 Plymouth
1858-18? Western Australia
Pension Paid£13/12/0 per annum
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th August 1858 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
EDWIN FOX 20th November 1858
Date/Place of Birth1816 Devon
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
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
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
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/BurialPossible death 19th January 1880/Geraldton Western Australia
Bur Geraldton Cemetery (Apex Park)
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationWO4/890 states money paid to sister GIBSON Mary Pipe Lane Devon this may or not be our William Chapman possibly not (numerous William Chapmans)