GILBRIDE / GILBRIDGE – John 88th Regiment

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NameGILBRIDE / GILBRIDGE – John
Regiment (s)88th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1947
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
27th June 1845 / 18 years / Boyle Roscommon Ireland
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8¾ in
Fresh / Hazel / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationWest Indies – 1 year 4 months
North America – 1 year 1 month
Length of Service9 years 283 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 10th July 1855 / Winchester England
Campaign MedalsCrimean War Medal
Turkish Crimean Medal
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not yet known
Pension Districts1855 Sligo
1865-1903 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1865 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RACEHORSE 10th August 1865
Date/Place of Birthc1827 Barnadareg Sligo 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
BOURNE or ROURKE or O’ROURKE Catherine
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeMichael B 1867 Western Australia
Bernard B 1869 Fremantle Western Australia
D 3rd November 1914 Coogee Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Catherine B c1873 Western Australia
D 17th September 1905 Coogee Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Martin B  1875 Fremantle Western Australia
John B 1880 Western Australia
Gertrude B c1880 Not yet known
D 1898 Fremantle Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
GILBRIDE Patrick
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
COZENS Ellen
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
Lake Munster or Koojee Lot P11
20 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial20th September 1903 South Fremantle Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
25th May 1907 Fremantle Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationMentioned in Surgeon’s Log (although quoted as Thomas) Wednesday 2nd August 1865 reported by Sergeant Major for threatening the Boatswain’s Mate.  Ordered to be placed in watch and grog stopped for 7 days.