DALTON – Timothy 84th Regiment

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84th Regiment York and Lancaster

NameDALTON – Timothy
Regiment (s)84th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 437
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
5th February 1828 / 18 years / Charlestown Westmeath Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9 in
Sallow / Hazel / Grey / None
Overseas Service/DurationJamaica and West Indies – 5 years 29 days
East Indies – 5 years 312 days
Length of Service22 years 95 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 11th June 1850 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not yet known
Pension Districts1850 Chatham
1851-1875 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/4d per diem
1873 Increased to 1/5d per diem for 1 year 9 months service in Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
13th March 1851 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
PYRENEES 28th June 1851
Date/Place of Birthc1810 Walshestown Mullingar Westmeath Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
DALTON Thomas
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
L’ESTRANGE Marcella
Not yet known
11th February 1798 Mullingar Westmeath Ireland
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
LANGIN Margaret
c1830 Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage25th September 1848 Gillingham Kent England
Children by 1st WifeMary Elizabeth B January 1851 Kent England
M DORAN or DORNAN William 5th January 1870 Geraldton Western Australia Son of EPG James Dornan/Doran 26th regiment Ramillies
D 16th December 1933 Leederville Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Margaret Helen B 7th August 1852 bap 29th August 1852 Fremantle Western Australia
Thomas Joseph B 2nd April 1854 bap 17th April 1854 Fremantle Western Australia
M MOORE Margaret nee McCREERY 14th July 1887 Cossack Western Australia Father EPG Thomas McCreery 6th Foot Runnymede
D 6th December 1894 Cossack Western Australia
Buried Roebourne Cemetery Western Australia
William B 18th January 1856 Fremantle Western Australia
D 20th December 1929 Claremont Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Frank or Frank Peter B 4th August 1857 Fremantle Western Australia
M BROWN Eliza 31st July 1895 Roebourne Western Australia
D 31st August 1929 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Methodist Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Jane B 28th March 1859 Fremantle Western Australia
D 29th May or June 1861 Fremantle Western Australia
Julia B 6th January 1861 Fremantle Western Australia
D 18th May 1861 Fremantle Western Australia
Buried St. Patrick’s Skinner street Cemetery Fremantle WA
Margaret B 21st July 1862 Fremantle Western Australia
D 22nd July 1862 Fremantle Western Australia
Buried Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle WA
Catherine B 10th July 1863 Fremantle Western Australia
Possibly D 1925 Moora Western Australia bur Dandaragan Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
LANGIN or LANGAN Peter
bap c1791 Mullingar Westmeath Ireland
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
24th July 1851 appointed night warder Convict Establishment
1860 paid £10 as a flagellator
1871 unfit for service due to varicose veins both legs. Awarded pension of £34/1/1 from 1st April 1871 increased to £35/17/0 per annum after 20 year service.
8th March -9th April 1875 Temporary assistant warder Rottnest
Long entry Warders & Gaolers pages 49-50
Newspaper ArticlesWest Australian 15th February 1895
Northern Public Opinion and mining and Pastoral News (Roebourne WA) Saturday 10th August 1895 page 2 Marriage Frank Peter Dalton
Inquirer and Commercial News Perth 23rd August 1895 Marriage of Frank Peter Dalton
Daily News Perth 10th November 1917 Death of William Dornan
Daily News Monday 21st July 1919 page 3 Obituary Margaret D’Alton
West Australian 2nd September 1929 Death Notice Frank Dalton
West Australian 3rd September 1929 Death of Frank Dalton
West Australian 22nd October 1929 Death of William James Dalton
West Australia 18th December 1933 Death of Mary Dornan
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial19th April 1875 Perth Western Australia
East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
6th May 1875 Perth Western Australia
East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide index
1841 Timothy Dalton 437 Private 84th Foot location Dublin
Discharge due to varicose veins in both legs and left thigh and chronic rheumatism
Some of his family used the name D’Alton