GORMAN – James 13th Regiment

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Name GORMAN – James
Regiment (s) 13th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1301
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
28th December 1838 / 18 years / Dublin Ireland
Hair Dresser
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft  5¾ in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration East Indies – 4 years 9 months
Gibraltar – 6 months
Length of Service 12 years 327 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Corporal /10th February 1852 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals Three medals for service in India Afghan Campaign: further information needed
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not stated
Pension Districts 1852 1st Dublin
1853-1882 Western Australia
Pension Paid 8d per diem for 3 years
1855 awarded deferred pension of 4d per diem on attaining 60 years of age
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
22nd November 1852 London England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
DUDBROOK 7th February 1853
Date/Place of Birth 1819 St Thomas Dublin Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
FIELDS / FRIELS Ellen
B 1822 Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage 20th December 1849 Dublin Ireland
Children by 1st Wife Marella B 1850 Dublin Ireland
D 1863 Albany Western Australia
Lawrence B 12th September 1852 Dublin Ireland
M UNKNOWN Margaret
D 1947 Bunbury Western Australia
James B December 1853 Fremantle Western Australia
M BISPAN Emma 1878 Mount Barker Western Australia
D 1936 Western Australia
Rosanna B 1857 Fremantle Western Australia
M ROBINSON Arthur William 18th August 1879 Albany Western Australia
D 28th July 1930 Albany Western Australia
Christopher B 1861 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1921 Western Australia
Eliza B 1863 Albany Western Australia
D 1934 Western Australia
Peter B 1864 Albany,Western Australia
Edward B 1865 Albany West Australia
Matthew John B 1867 Albany Western Australia
D 1939 Western Australia
Ellen B 1869 Albany West Australia
Marsala B 1872 Albany Western Australia
D 1916 Western Australia
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
Not applicable
Occupation after
Arrival
1853 employed by Convict Establishment without sanction of Staff Officer Pensions
4th March 1855 employed as Special Constable at Albany
Newspaper Articles Not yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 22nd December 1882 Albany Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or Probate None known
Further Information 1883 widow corresponded (unsuccessfully) with War Office asking for assistance