DEADMAN / DEDMAN / DUDMAN – William 69th and 2nd Regiment

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Regiment (s)69th  and 2nd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 299
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
9th October 1823 / 17 years /  Reading Berkshire England
Description – Height
Not known yet
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 18 years 4 months
Length of Service19 years 256 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 11th June 1844 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Not yet known
Pension Districts1844 Southampton
1850 2nd Portsmouth
1851 Tilbury Fort
1851-1859 Western Australia
1860-1868 Portsmouth
Pension Paid11d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st February 1851 Falmouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MERMAID15th May 1851
Date/Place of Birth1806  Chawton near Alton Hampshire England
Date/Place of Baptism9th May 1807 Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
DUDMAN  William  (carpenter)
Bap 8th July 1758 Andover Hampshire England
D 11th November 1821 Chawton Hampshire England
Date/Place of Birth
DOVEY  Sarah
Bap 26th December 1785  Alton Hampshire England
M 1st 19th May 1806  Chawton  Hampshire England
M 2nd  BRAMBY  John  6th September 1823  Chawton  Hampshire England
D 1843  Alresford  Hampshire England
SiblingsGeorge DEDMAN
Bap  29th June 1817 Chawton Hampshire England
D 1858 Alresford Hampshire England
Bap 14th August 1814 Not yet known
M BRAMWELL Thomas 23rd November 1845 Bishops Sutton Hampshire England
Bap 28th April 1812 Not yet known
D 13th May 1819 Not yet known
Lucy Dedman
Bap  26th August 1810 Not yet known
Bap  15th August 1819 Not yet known
M COWDRY James 5th November1840  Bishops Sutton Hampshire England
D 1914 Alreford Hamlpshire England
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
WOODMAN  Harriett
c1826 Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage10th April 1847 Alresford Hampshire England
Children by 1st WifeGeorge Joseph  B 28th October 1855  Bunbury Western Australia
M McCREERY Sarah 1880 Fremantle Western Australia (daughter of Pensioner Thomas McCREERY)
D 22nd May 1922 North Fremantle  Western Australia
William Henry  B 24th May 1857 Bunbury Western Australia
D 7th September 1869 – drowned at sea
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
WOODMAN  Joseph  (a waggoner)
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
2nd Husband of WifeFREEMAN Thomas
Date/Place of Marriage31st March 1870 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 2nd HusbandElizabeth Louise  B 1860  Fremantle Western Australia
Frederick Richard  B 1867 Fremantle Western Australia
James Thomas  B 1861 Fremantle Western Australia
D 10th September 1905 Jandakot Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Walter Edward B 1865  Fremantle Western Australia
Land Grants Western
Bunbury Lot P9
1 rood 35 perches  assigned 20th November 1852 / returned 20 November 1852
Bunbury lot P10
2 roods  assigned 17th October 1859
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
31st December 1859  pension transferred to Portsmouth England
Date/Place of Death/Burial26th February 1868 – a William Deadman died aged 63 at Alresford Hampshire
Date/Place of Death/Burial
5th October 1905 Old Women’s Home Perth Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationPromoted and demoted several times.