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DELANEY / DELANY – Edward 82nd and 97th Regiment

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82nd Regiment of Foot Prince of Wales
97th Regiment Ulster
Indian Mutiny Medal
Crimean War Medal
NameDELANEY – Edward
Regiment (s)82nd and 97th Regiment
Regiment No (s) 1097 / 16
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
26th August 1839 / 18 years / Belleynew Queens Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 6 in
Fresh / Hazel / Light Brown /
Overseas Service/DurationJamaica – 2 years 4 months
Canada – 5 years 2 months
Crimea – 10 months
East Indies – 2 years 5 months
Length of Service21 years 34 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 2nd October 1860 / Camp Colchester Essex England
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal
Crimean War Medal
Intended Residence at
Pension Districts1860 Chatham
1867 Tilbury Fort
1868 Western Australia
Pension Paid9d per diem
1887 Increased to 1/1d per diem for service in Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
12th October 1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
HOUGOUMONT 9th January 1868
Date/Place of Birthc1821 Abbeyleix Queens Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet Unknown
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
ENRIGHT Mary Ann possibly nee Farrell
Date/Place of Marriage3rd Quarter 1867 Medway Kent, England
Children by 1st WifeJoseph B Ist June 1868 Bp 5 July 1868 Fremantle Western Australia (Mother Mary Farrell)
Augustus bp 1870 Fremantle Western Australia
D 15th November 1870 Fremantle Western Australia
Edward B 12 October 1871 bp 12 October 1871 Fremantle Western Australia
D 7th May 1891 Fremantle Western Australia
Land Grants Western
Fremantle Lot P70 –between Thompson and Bay Roads
2 Acres Assigned 19 August 1881. Title application 2 September 1884, Title 6/332 issued 26 January 1885
Fremantle Lot 838 and 839
Occupation after
Temporary Assistant warder 6 October 1878- 25 December 1879
1875-1884 Dairyman
1879 Employed 2 ticket-of-leave men
Enrolled Guard from 10 October 1886-31 March 1887
Newspaper ArticlesWest Australian Monday 14 March 1898 page 4 death
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial8th March 1898  Fremantle Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Skinner Street Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
26th May 1909 North Fremantle Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone Located
Further InformationPresent at the Diamond Jubilee banquet held at St. George’s Hall, Perth on 25 June 1897