GILMORE – Joseph 8th Regiment

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8th Regiment

Lived Toodyay – Warders’ Quarters demolished early 1930s

NameGILMORE – Joseph
Regiment (s)8th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 787
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
15th December 1830 /  18 years / Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Weaver
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 11 in
Fresh / Hazel / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationNorth America – 5 years 149 days
West Indies – 5 years 329 days
East Indies – 3 years 283 days
Length of Service21 years 93 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 11th May 1852 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Salford Manchester England
Pension Districts1852 – Manchester
1852 – 1st Belfast
1857 – 1st Plymouth
1857 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
19th March 1857 London England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLARA 3rd July 1857
Date/Place of Birthc1812 Belfast Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
GILMORE John
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
HAWKINS Mary (nee McCANN)
B c1816 Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage26th August 1853 Belfast Antrim Ireland
Children by 1st WifeMaria Hawkins (stepdaughter) B c1831 Ireland
D 19th April 1868 Perth Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
McCANN James
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
 Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1871 Toodyay aged 58 years (#4865)
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1880 unknown place of death and burial
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information