FARRELL – Michael 99th and 77th Regiment

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NameFARRELL – Michael
Regiment (s)99th and 77th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2856
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
8th October 1852 / 17 years 9 months / Cork Cork Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 6 in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / Amputation of finger left hand after wound
Overseas Service/DurationMediterranean Crimea and Turkey – 9 months
Length of Service3 years 15 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 22nd January 1856 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsCrimea War Medal with Alma and Inkerman Clasps
Intended Residence at
Castlemartyr Cork Ireland
Pension Districts1856 Fermoy
1857 Clonmel
1857 1st Cork
1857 Fermoy
1858 Clonmel
1858- ? Western Australia
Pension Paid8d per diem
1874 Increased to 9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th August 1858 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
EDWIN FOX 20th November 1858
Date/Place of Birthc1835 Ballymacoda Castlemartyr Cork Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
BRYNE / BRIEN / O’BRIEN or O’BRIAN Catherine or Katherine
c1839 Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriagec1957 Ireland
Children by 1st WifeMary Jane B 1859 Western Australia
D 1874 Western Australia
B 1862 Geraldton Western Australia
M OLLEY Elizabeth 1888 Geraldton Western Australia
D 1931 Geraldton Western Australia
B 1864 Geraldton Western Australia
M PEARSE Henry 1883 Greenough Western Australia
D 21st July 1944 Glendalough Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
B 1866 Geraldton Western Australia
M MURPHY Jeremiah 1884 Geraldton Western Australia
B 1869 Greenough Western Australia
B 1871 Greenough Western Australia
M WELLINGTON Helena 1893 Northampton Western Australia
Mary Anne
B 1874 Geraldton Western Australia
M PARK William Henry 1899 Geraldton Western Australia
D 29th July 1953 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Launcelot B 1876 Geraldton Western Australia
M WELLINGTON Maud Mary Ann 1900 Northampton Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
O’BRIAN Edmond
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Upper Greenough Lot G36
20 acres
Occupation after
Prison Warder Geraldton
Farmer and Station hand
Newspaper ArticlesThe Daily News Perth Saturday 15th January 1816 – page 5
Departure from Western
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial1898 possibly In Pensioner Chelsea Hospital London England
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
1916 Geraldton Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information