FLYNN – John St Helena Artillery Corps

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St Helenas Uniform

 

NameFLYNN John
Regiment (s)St Helena Artillery
Regiment Number (s)
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
1830/21 years
Tailor
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 feet 7 ¼ ins/Fresh/grey/sandy
Overseas Service/DurationSt Helena
Length of Service5 years 334 days
1830-1836
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Pension Districts1837 Cork
1853 Western Australia
Pension Paid9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th April 1853 London England via Cork and Rio de Janeiro
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
ROBERT SMALL  19th August 1853
Date/Place of Birthc1809 Cork Ireland
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
McCARTHY Ellen
c1811 Cork Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage20 February 1830/St Finbarr’s (south) Cork City Cork Ireland
Children by 1st WifeMary B 8 May 1831 St. Helena
Bp 29 May 1831 Tonry Church Island St. Helena
M KATT
Elizabeth B 1838/9
Poss Bp 18 January 1839 Glamnire Cork Ireland
Maria Jane
Timothy B 12th July 1842 Cork Ireland
M EVANS Sophia Maria 26th December 1868 Western Australia
D 19th April 1921 Perth Western Australia
Johanna/Hannah or Ann B 1850 Ireland
M 1st GODFREY John 1869 Fremantle Western Australia
M 2nd DELANY James 1884 Fremantle Western Australia
D 31 December 1917 North Perth Western Australia
Bur Karrakatta Cemetery WA
The following baptism for “Joseph” is probably for Johanna –  recorded as Joseph Bp 13 April 1950 St Finbarr’s (South) Cork City Cork Ireland
Ellen B1853
Bp 7 March 1853 St Finbarr’s Cork City Cork Ireland
M CARROLL Thomas
D 4 April 1927 age 74 East Perth Western Australia
Bur Karrakatta Cemetery WA
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
Night Warder 1854-55
Tailor
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer and Commercial News Wednesday 9th August 1882 page 2 Obituary Ellen Flynn
The W.A. Record Saturday 23 April 1921 page 2 (plus photo) & 30 April 1921 page 4 had lengthy obituaries for Timothy Flynn as did the Daily News Friday 13 May 1921 page 1
The West Australian 2 January 1918 page 1 Funeral notice Johanna/Annie Delaney
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial21st July 1859 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
3rd August 1882 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationDischarge due to corps being disbanded