FAIRBROTHER – Samuel 38th 31st and 29th Regiment

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NameFAIRBROTHER – Samuel
Regiment (s)38th 31st and 29th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) -/-/ 2439
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
10th June 1825 / 17 years / Oldbury Stafford England
Key Filer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 2½ in
Fresh / Hazel / Light Brown / SFB tattooed on left forearm
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 21 years 3 months
Length of Service21 years 137 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 25 July 1848 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone stated
Intended Residence at
Discharge
West Bromwich (Bromage on record) Stafford England
Pension Districts1848 Wolverhampton
1850-1857 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
4th March 1850 Portsmouth Hampshire England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SCINDIAN 1st June 1850
Date/Place of Birthc1808 West Bromage (sic) Staffordshire England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette 14th June 1850 arrival of Scindian
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/BurialMay 1857 “supposed to have perished in the bush in May”(note in pension record) – presumably in Western Australia as no record of departure
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationHeight 5 Ft 6 in on discharge paper