GOODMAN – John 1st Regiment

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1st Regiment

NameGOODMAN – John
Regiment (s)1st Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1418
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
24th July 1839 / 17 years / Newry Ireland
Flax Dresser
Description – Height
5 Ft 8 in
Fresh / Hazel / Fair / None
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 6 years 3 months
West Indies – 2 years 1 month
North America – 3 years 4 months
Turkey and Crimea – 2 years 2 months
India – 2 years 7 months
Length of Service21 years 73 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 12th August 1862 / Camp Colchester England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Glasgow Scotland
Pension Districts1862 1st Glasgow
1865 East London
1865-1879 Western Australia
1879- South Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1878 Increased to 1/5½d per diem for service Enrolled Force
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 Birthc1822 Newry Down Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeEmily Ann B 1866 Perth Western Australia
Clara Agnes B 1868 Northam Western Australia
M PEAKE Hugh 1900 Daly South Australia
D 1926 Burra South Australia
John Francis B 1870 Northam Western Australia
M JARMAN Annie Beatrice Alice 1910 Norwood South Australia
D 1936 Adelaide South Australia
Cosmore Douglas Roland B 1873 Northam Western Australia
M CRITCHLEY Kate 1895 Adelaide South Australia
D 1943 Norwood South Australia
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
Northam Lot P5
20 acres
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
1879 to South Australia
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
1896 Hindmarsh South Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationMentioned in Surgeon’s Log (although quoted as Thomas) Monday 24th July 1865 grog stopped for 7 days “for carrying silly tales among the women whilst employed washing”