DAVIES / DAVIS – William 51st Regiment

Click on images to view (if available) a larger image. Use your browser’s Back button to return to site.

Name DAVIES / DAVIS –  William
Regiment (s) 51st Regiment of Light Infantry
Regiment Number (s) 881
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
17th March 1833 / 19 years / Portsmouth England
Description – Height
5 Ft 6¾ in
Fair / Blue / Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration Van Diemen’s Land –  5 years 6 months
Length of Service 11 Years 2 months
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 12th November 1850 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals None
Intended Residence at
St George Hanover Square London England
Pension Districts 1850 2nd North London
1853-1858  Western Australia
Pension Paid 1/od per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th April 1853  London England via Cork and Rio de Janeiro
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
ROBERT SMALL  19th August 1853
Date/Place of Birth c1804 St Georges Parish near London Middlesex England
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
MURRAY Elizabeth
c1814 Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage 28th May 1855 Albany Western Australia
Children by 1st Wife None
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
1st Husband of Wife WHITE Patrick – 3rd Regiment
arrived “PYRENEES” 1851
Date/Place of Marriage 30th September 1849 St. Paul’s Dublin Ireland
Children by 1st Husband None
Land Grants Western
Albany  Lot P3
3.0.0. acres given to wife
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Not yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 12th April 1858  Albany King Georges Sound Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
28th August 1886 Albany Western Australia
Albany Old Catholic Cemetery Western Australia
Will or Probate None known
Further Information