CROSS – John Henry 10th Hussars and 9th Lancers

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NameCROSS – John Henry
Regiment (s)10th Hussars and 9th Lancers
Regiment Number (s) 339 / 960
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
19th February / 15 years 7 months / East Bedford Bedfordshire England
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8 in
Fair / Grey / Light brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies Bengal – 13 years
Length of Service24 years 6 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate (Corporal?) / 22nd July 1856 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Hartland Devon England
Pension Districts2nd Plymouth
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
19th March 1857 London England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLARA 3rd July 1857
Date/Place of Birth1814 Tydd St Mary Lincoln Lincolnshire England
Date/Place of Baptism8th July 1814 Tydd St Mary Lincoln Lincolnshire England
Father
Date/Place of Birth
CROSS John
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Harriet
Not yet known
SiblingsHarriet Emma bap 11th July 1817 St Mary Church Tydd St Mary Lincolnshire England
D Not yet known
Henrietta
bap 1st November 1818 St Mary Church Tydd St Mary Lincolnshire England
D Not yet known
Henrietta Sophia bap 31st January 1820 St Mary Church Tydd St Mary Lincolnshire England
D Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
BENNETT Sarah Ann
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage4th January 1858 St John’s Anglican Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 1st WifeLucy B 19th September 1859 Fremantle Western Australia
bap 18th September 1859 St John’s Anglican Fremantle Western Australia
M WYATT John James 1881 Newcastle Western Australia
D 1908 Northam Western Australia
Sarah B 7th August 1861 Fremantle Western Australia
M Not yet known
D Not yet known
Mary B 1862 Western Australia
M Not yet known
D Not yet known
Stanley Montague B 7th January 1864 Fremantle
bap 1864 St John’s Anglican Fremantle Western Australia
M RONAN Catherine Elizabeth 1886 Northampton Western Australia
D Not yet known
John B 1865 Western Australia
M Not yet known
D Not yet Known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
BENNETT John
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
2nd Husband of WifeRODWELLE (RODWELL) Charles Thomas
Date/Place of Marriage1873 Perth Western Australia
Children by 2nd HusbandNone yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Warder – listed as “Warder” on Stanley’s baptism record in 1864
Newspaper ArticlesNone
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1864 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1892 Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information Listed as “Corporal of Pensioners” at time of Lucy’s baptism (18th September 1859)