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East India Company

Regiment (s)Honourable East India Company – Bombay Horse Artillery
Regiment Number (s) Discharge No. 279
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
1823 / 18 years / London England
Description – Height
6 Ft 0 in
Sallow / Hazel / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration1823 embarked from England for India per “Farquarson”
1844 embarked for England from India per “Falcon”
Length of Service21 years 1 month
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 12th June 1844 / Not yet known
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Whitechapel London England
Pension Districts1844 1st East London
1853-1872 Western Australia
1873 2nd East London
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
22nd November 1852 London England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
DUDBROOK 7th February 1853
Date/Place of Birthc1803 Great Marlow Buckinghamshire England
Date/Place of Baptism28th November 1805 Great Marlow Buckinghamshire England
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
UNKNOWN Margaret
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
CARROL Bridget (a widow)
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage12 Jan 1829 Deesa Bombay
Children by 1st WifeJohn b 1830 India
D 6 March 1831 Deesa, Bombay
William Henry b 07 May 1834 Poona Bombay
Margaret and Henrietta (twins) b 5th February 1837 Bombay India
Margaret D 27 August 1837 Bombay India
Henrietta D 18 July 1837 Bombay India
Father of 1st Wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st Wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
2nd Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
B 1810 unknown location
Date/Place of Marriage5th November 1850 St Jude’s Whitechapel Middlesex England
Children by 2nd WifeNone known
Father of 2nd Wife
Date/Place of Birth
Mother of 2nd Wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
19th November 1865 applied for Title to Guildford Location 115 relinquished Title in 1872 (believed sold)
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer Perth 1 July 1853 (wife)
Perth Gazette 8 July 1853
Departure from Western
1873 paid pension London
Date/Place of Death/BurialRegistered Aston, Warwickshire, United Kingdom March Quarter 1890
Date/Place of Death/Burial
2nd Wife
1865 Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationDischarged due to length of service & own request.
Contributed to Capital Military Fund 1845-1848
1851 residing Whitechapel w Eleanor
1852/3 Whilst aboard the Dudbrook treated for Diarrhea