COFFIN / COFFEN – William 59th Regiment

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NameCOFFIN / COFFEN – William
Regiment (s)59th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1844
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
25th November 1844 / 18 years / Colchester Essex England
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 11 in
Fair / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationChina – 4 years 27 days
East Indies – 116 days
Cape of Good Hope – 2 years 332 days
Length of Service21 years 20 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeSergeant / 12th December 1865 / Glasgow Scotland
Campaign MedalsChina War Medal with clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Southampton Hampshire England
Pension Districts1865 1st Glasgow
1866 Southampton
1867-1874 Western Australia
Pension Paid2/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
18th April 1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NORWOOD 13th July 1867
Date/Place of Birthc1820 Bishops Waltham Southampton Hampshire England
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
JOYCE Teresa
c1839 Ireland
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeWilliam B c1857 Not yet known
M CHAPMAN Agnes 1884 Roebourne Western Australia
D 3rd July 1934 North Maylands Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Annie
B Not yet known
M WHITE William James 1879 Yatheroo Western Australia
Edward
B Not yet known
Emma
B c1858 Not yet known
M ROWLAND William Henry 1882 Perth Western Australia
D 17th January 1919 North Fremantle Western Australia
bur Congregational Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Maria Jane
B c1863 Not yet known
M BOWRA Frederick James 1885 Perth Western Australia
D 6th October 1928 Mt. Lawley Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Alfred
B 1868 Fremantle Western Australia
D 3rd March 1868 Fremantle Western Australia
Agnes Martha B 1870 Fremantle Western Australia
D 16th June 1870 Fremantle Western Australia
Charles Albert B 1871 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1898 Fremantle Western Australia
John Elias (changed name by deed poll to COLLINS) B 1873 Fremantle Western Australia
M JOYCE Amy Edna 1904 Perth Western Australia
D 1953 Perth 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 Husband of Wife
Date/Place of Birth
McCASLIN or McCAUSLAND Francis
Not yet known
D 1883 Western Australia
Date/Place of Marriage1877 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 2nd HusbandNone known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial15th December 1874 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
7th July 1887 Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information7th May 1884 widow applied for outside relief for herself and 9 year old son