COLGAN / COGLAN – John 67th Regiment

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67th South Hampshire

NameCOLGAN / COGLAN – John
Regiment (s)67th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1200
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
9th October 1837 / 19 years / Tralee Ireland
Servant
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 10½ in
Fresh / Grey / Dark brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 3 years 165 days
West Indies  – 5 years 271 days
Length of Service21 years 156 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 10th January 1860 / no place given
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Brookeborough Fermanagh Ireland
Pension Districts1860 Enniskillen
1862 Tilbury
1862-1887 Western Australia
Pension Paid9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
8th October 1862 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
YORK  31st December 1862
Date/Place of Birth1818  Enniskillen  Fermanagh  Ireland
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
Albany Lot P1
3-0-0 acres
(Corner of Albany Highway and Wellington Streets, formerly Philip McGuire grant)
Assigned 8th June1881
Occupation after
Arrival
Warders and Gaolers  Page 38:
COLGAN John, former soldier… appears to be a fit person to take charge of a party (not exceeding 12) of prisoners upon the Town streets  (Chairman Albany Town trust/ RM Albany 10th Jul 1865.)
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial13th November 1887 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1841 British Army World Wide Index – John is with the 67th Foot at Galway and Templemore Ireland
1851 British Army World Wide Index – John is with the 67th Foot at Gibraltar