FARRELL – John 21st Fusiliers

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21st Regiment

Turkish Crimea Medal

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NameFARRELL – John
Regiment (s)21st Fusiliers
Regiment Number (s) 3750
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
1st August 1854 / 17 years 10 months /Dublin Ireland
Baker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 5 in
Fresh / Brown / Dark / None
Overseas Service/Duration Crimea – 5 months
Length of Service 276 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 3rd July 1855 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsCrimea War Medal
Turkish Crimea Medal
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not stated
Pension Districts1855 Roscommon
1856 1st Dublin
1858 1st Liverpool
1859 1st Dublin
Pension Paid8d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th October 1866 Portsmouth Hampshire England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CORONA 22nd December 1866
Date/Place of Birth1st October 1836 Carlow Carlow Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism10th May 1837 or 18th June 1837 Carlow, Ireland (parents living in Dublin Road at time of John Junior’s baptism)
Father
Date/Place of Birth
FARRELL John
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
BYRNE Mary
Not yet known
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
GREEN Anne
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeLaurence B 1867 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1869 Western Australia
Eliza B 1868 Fremantle Western Australia
Theresa B 1870 Fremantle Western Australia
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 ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial21st September 1871 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1894 Western Australia (tentative)
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationErickson (1988: p. 1017) considers Farrell’s family is indistinguishable from that of a John Fallon who arrived on Merchantman in 1864