COSTELLO – William 31st Regiment and Royal Canadian Rifles

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NameCOSTELLO – William
Regiment (s)31st Regiment and Royal Canadian Rifles
Regiment Number (s) – / 304
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
24th June 1839 / 20 years  / Ballinsloe Galway Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6 in
Fresh / Hazel / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationIndia – 6 years 11 months
Canada – 1 year 10 months
Length of Service21 years 17 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 10th July 1860 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Enniskillen Fermanagh Ireland
Pension Districts1860 Enniskillen
1865-1892 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1874 Increased to 1/3d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1865 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RACEHORSE 10th August 1865
Date/Place of Birthc1819 Clare Galway 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
CARLTON Elizabeth
Fermanagh Ireland
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeWilliam B c1853 Ireland
M CASEY Elizabeth 1885 Perth Western Australia
D 21st March 1888 York Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Ellen
B c1855 Ireland
John
B c1859 Quebec Canada
Mary Ann
B c1861 Ireland
Elizabeth
B c1863 Ireland
Catherine B c1865 Ireland
M BARNARD Frank 1889 Perth Western Australia
D 1st January 1839 South Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Margaret
B Not yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
CARLTON or  CASTLETON James
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
BRESLAN Ann
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
Perth Lot 85E
0.2.16 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial30th April 1892 Perth Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
17th March 1898 Perth Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information