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FEGAN – Michael HEIC 1st European Fusiliers Bombay

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NameFEGAN – Michael
Regiment (s)HEIC 1st European Fusiliers Bombay
Regiment No (s) Discharge Number 282
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
27th September 1840 /18 years /Athlone Westmeath Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 8¼ in
Swarthy / Grey / Brown / Unknown
Overseas Service/DurationEmbarked England 4th January 1841 per “Lady East” for India
Embarked India 31st January 1862 per “Carleton” for England
Length of Service21 years 2 months
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeSergeant / 17th February 1862 / Not yet known
Campaign Medals
Intended Residence at
Manchester England
Pension Districts1862 1st Manchester
1863 Leicester
1865 Athlone
1867 Tilbury Fort
1868 Western Australia
1871 London
1871 2nd Manchester
1871 1st Dublin
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
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 Birthc1823 Athlone Westmeath 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
ROONEY Anastasia
Date/Place of Marriage23rd April 1854 Colaba Bombay India
Children by 1st WifeNot yet Known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles
Departure from Western
16th January 1871 per Zephyr for London
Date/Place of Death/Burial17th May 1874 Dublin Ireland
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone Located
Further InformationDischarge due to time expired
It is doubtful that Anastasia accompanied Michael to Western Australia as he returned to the UK alone and there is no mention of her in WA.