CODY / COADY – John 36th Regiment

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Name CODY/ COADY – John
Regiment (s) 36th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 856
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
1931 / 19 years / Kilkenny Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7 in
Sallow / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration North America – 3 years 19 days
Ionian Islands – 4 years 78 days
Length of Service 26 years 167 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Corporal / 7th September 1858 / Kilkenny Ireland
Campaign Medals None
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Jersey
Pension Districts 1858 Kilkenny
1859-1887 Western Australia
Pension Paid 1/2½d per diem
1873 Increased to 1/3d per diem for 8 years service to Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1859 Plymouth Devon England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SULTANA 19th August 1859
Date/Place of Birth 1812 Johnstown Kilkenny Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
HERLIHY Margaret
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage Not yet known
Children by 1st Wife Catherine B 1852 (deduced) Ireland
M 1) THOMPSON James (Common Law)
M 2) SHARPE Charles 21 September 1872 St Patrick’s Fremantle Western Australia
D 3rd December 1917 Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
James B Not yet known
M Did not marry
D September 1882 September 1882: shot by PC Truslove over theft of horses near Esperance Western Australia
bur Albany Western Australia
Mary Ann B 12th August 1860 not yet known
D 1861 Rottnest Island 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
Land Grants Western
Australia
Granted P41 North Fremantle 1 acre
Granted P46 North Fremantle 1 acre
Title Applications for both allotments made 17th February 1883: Title 6/170
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles There are many entries for Margaret Cody for drunkenness and the murder of James Holditch e.g.
Inquirer Perth 19th July 1871
The Herald 22nd July 1871
There are many other articles relating to family members
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 30th January 1887 Perth Western Australia
East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
15th July 1871 Perth Gaol (by execution)
East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or Probate None known
Further Information