FERGUSON – James 84th Regiment

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84th Regiment York and Lancaster

NameFERGUSON – James
Regiment (s)84th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2355
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
8th November 1843 / 18 years / Clones Monaghan Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 7½ in
Fresh / Grey / Dark Brown / Slight burn left cheek
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 10 years 74 days
Length of Service11 years 336 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 9th October 1855 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Monaghan Ireland
Pension Districts1855 Monaghan
1856-1857 Western Australia
1857 Melbourne
Pension Paid 8d per diem Temporary – 3 years to 30th October 1858
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th June 1856 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RUNNYMEDE 7th September 1856
Date/Place of Birthc1825 Tydavnet Monaghan Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
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Date/Place of Birth
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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
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
1857 to Melbourne Australia
Date/Place of Death/BurialPossibly 1874 Rochester Victoria Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide Index
1851 Corp James Ferguson 2355 84th location Trinchonopoly India
Discharge due to chronic dysentery and liver disease