COSTIGAN – George 11th Regiment

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NameCOSTIGAN – George
Regiment (s)11th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 983
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
8th January 1836 / 14 years /Waterford Ireland
None
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8½ in
Sallow / Hazel / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationAustralian Colonies – 5 years 6 months
Length of Service23 years 158 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 18th August 1863 / Fermoy Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not stated
Pension Districts1863 1st Cork
1865-1885 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1881 increased to 1/6d per diem for 13 years service to the Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th September 1865 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
VIMIERA 22nd December 1865
Date/Place of Birth1822 Shandon Cork Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
COSTIGAN John
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
NORMILE Ann
B 1838 Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage12th October 1858 Fermoy Cork Ireland
Children by 1st WifeJohn bap 1860 Fermoy Cork Ireland
D 23rd September 1865 aboard Vimiera while in port
George bap 22nd January 1860 Fermoy Cork Ireland
Thomas B 1862 Fermoy Cork Ireland
D 22nd September 1865 aboard Vimiera while in port
John B 1867 Perth Western Australia
M LAW Eliza Phoebe 1889 Fremantle Western Australia
Mary B 1869 Perth Western Australia
Henry B 1871 Western Australia
M FARRELL Eliza 1890 Perth Western Australia
D 6th March 1925 North Fremantle Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Elizabeth B 1873 Western Australia
M KEMP Alfred Hill 1892 Fremantle Western Australia
D 27th June 1908 Leederville Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Thomas B 1876 Western Australia
Catherine B 1877 Western Australia
M KENNEDY Peter 1902 Waroona Western Australia
Margaret B 1880 Western Australia
D 5th August 1901 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
NORMILE Patrick
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
1st June 1884 full titles granted for Nth Fremantle Lots P40 and 47
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesDaily News Perth Friday 20th April 1883 – page 3

Inquirer and Commercial News Perth Wednesday 14th January 1885 – page 3
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial24th October 1885 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1894 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1885 Resident Magistrate Fremantle recommends relief for widow Ann COSTIGAN