COGHLAN / COUGHLAN – Michael 75th Regiment

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Indian Mutiny Medal with Delhi Clasp

 

 

 

Name COGHLAN (COUGHLAN) – Michael
Regiment (s) 75th Regiment
Regiment No (s) 2340
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
11th June 1847 / 19 years 6 months / Athlone Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8 in
Sallow / Grey / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration East Indies – 12 years 195 days
Length of Service 19 years 240 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Corporal / 5th February 1867 / Cork Ireland
Campaign Medals Indian Mutiny Medal with Delhi Clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Ballinasloe Galway Ireland
Pension Districts 1867 Athlone
1867 2nd West London
1867 Chatham
Pension Paid 1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
12th October 1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
HOUGOUMONT 9th January 1868
Date/Place of Birth c1827 Moore Ballinasloe Roscommon Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Bernard
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Ann
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
FANNING Ellen
Date/Place of Marriage February 1847 Not yet known
Children by 1st Wife Edward B 1856 Rawalpindi India
James
B 1856 Rawalpindi India
Anne 
B 24th September 1857 Stirling Scotland
bap 15th October 1857 75th Regiment Stirling Scotland
Charles B 9th July 1860 Stirling Scotland
bap 23rd July 1860 75th Regiment Stirling Scotland
D
date not known New South Wales
Ellen
B 18th March 1864 Stirling Scotland
bap 17th April 1864 75th Regiment Stirling Scotland
Michael
B 18th March 1864 Stirling Scotland
bap 17th April 1864 75th Regiment Stirling Scotland
Bernard 
B 24th March 1869 Fremantle Western Australia
bap 4th April 1869 St. Patrick’s Fremantle Western Australia
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Laborer
Newspaper Articles
Departure from Western
Australia
1869 to Victoria Australia
1874 to Tasmania Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial 1910 Randwick New South Wales Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
Wife
Not yet known
Will or Probate None Located
Further Information Victoria pension transfer form states 5 children under 14 years –
some names unknown at this stage