GANE – Henry Royal Marines Portsmouth Divistion 54th Company

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Royal Marines 1854 Britains Sea Soldiers Vol 1 by Cyril Field

NameGANE – Henry
Regiment (s)Royal Marines Portsmouth Division 54th Company
Regiment Number (s) 3404
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
1828 / 18 years (estimate) / Portsmouth England
Not stated
Description – Height
Not provided
Overseas Service/DurationNot yet known
Length of Service22 years (estimate)
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate /1850 / Not stated
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Not stated
Pension Districts1850 Halifax Yorkshire England
1853- Western Australia
-1861 Tasmania
Pension Paid£15/4/0 per annum
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th May 1853 Tilbury England via Dublin
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
PHOEBE DUNBAR 30th August 1853
Date/Place of Birth5th April 1809 Hitchen Hertfordshire England
Date/Place of Baptismbap 6th April 1810 Hitchen Hertfordshire England
Date/Place of Birth
GANE Henry
B c1770 Potton Bedfordshire England
bur 16th August 1856 Hitchen Hertfordshire England
Date/Place of Birth
B 19th August 1785 Hitchen Hertfordshire England
M 23rd June 1808 St Mary Hitchen Hertfordshire England
bur 16th August 1856 Hitchen Hertfordshire England
SiblingsWilliam B 2nd February 1811 Hitchen Hertfordshire England
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
TAYLOR Mary Ann (Widow)
B c1801 Hitchen Hertfordshire England
Date/Place of Marriage1850 Bradford Yorkshire England
Children by 1st WifeTAYLOR George (stepson) B c1841 Leicester England
D Not 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 ArticlesMercury Hobart Tasmania  Monday 23rd September 1861 – page 2
Mercury Hobart 19th October 1867
Departure from Western
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial21st or 22nd September 1861 Battery Point Hobart Tasmania
22nd  or 24th September 1861 St David’s Anglican Hobart Tasmania.
Date/Place of Death/Burial
14th October 1867 Hobart Tasmania Australia
St David’s Anglican Hobart Tasmania
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationNo information found regarding Henry Gane’s stay in Western Australia