GREEN – Edward 18th Regiment

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NameGREEN – Edward
Regiment (s)18th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 3798
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
28th November 1854 / 20 years 6 months / Ballyshannon Donegal Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 4¾ in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / amputation of ring and little finger on left hand
Overseas Service/DurationCrimea – unstated estimate 2-3 months
Length of Service309 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 2nd October 1855 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsCrimea War Medal with Sebastopol clasp
Turkish Crimea Medal
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Ballyshannon Donegal Ireland
Pension Districts1855 Enniskillen
1865-1900 Western Australia
Pension Paid8d per diem Increased 1887 to 1/2 for service in the Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th September 1865 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
VIMIERA 22nd December 1865
Date/Place of Birth10th March 1833 Ballinstra Drumholm Donegal Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
GREEN James
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
MELLY Ellen
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
MURES / MUIRS Eleanor or Ellen
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage20th February 1856 Donegal, Ireland
Children by 1st WifeSusanna B 22nd February 1859 Donegal Ireland
M DIXON James 1875 Fremantle Western Australia
D 25th July 1935 Subiaco Western Australia
bur Congregational Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Mary B 17th November 1864 Ballintra Donegal Ireland
M DIXON Horace 1881 Fremantle Western Australia
D 10th December 1952 Cottesloe Western Australia
bur Congregational Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
John B 1863 Donegal Ireland
M ANDREWS Esther 1887 Fremantle Western Australia
D 20th September 1932 East Fremantle Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Margaret B 14th May 1868 Fremantle Western Australia
M 1st LUFF Jack 1885 Fremantle Western Australia
M 2nd TAPPER Thomas F. 1912 Fremantle Western Australia
D 19th August 1935 East Fremantle
bur Anglican Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
MURES James
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
January 1868 forfeited Perth Town Lot 156 due to non-payment of the balance of the purchase money
1873 assigned Fremantle Lot P36 at Lime Kiln 2 acres 2 roods
Title Application 10th September 1881
Corner of Amherst, Stevens and Edmund streets White Gum Valley
1882 granted Fee Simple for Fremantle Lot P36
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesWest Australian 8th March 1900
Western Mail 10th March 1900 Page 48 Obituary Edward Green
The Daily News Perth 20th February 1914 – page 10 Funeral Notice Ellen Green
The Daily News Wednesday 25th February 1914 page 2 Obituary
West Australian 22nd September 1932 page 12 Obituary John Green
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial3rd  March 1900 Green Valley Beaconsfield Western Australia
Anglican Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
20th February 1914 Fremantle Western Australia
Anglican Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Will or ProbateCons 3403 1900/040 see further Information
Further InformationDischarge due to the loss of ring and little finger of left hand due to amputation after a wound received from a shell on the 20th June in the trenches before Sebastopol.
23rd June 1874 Edward Green applied for payment of £15 as his brick and mortar cottage at the lime kiln site had reached the required stage of building.
1880 Edward Green was on the Nominal roll for the Enrolled Force.
11th November 1880 taken on the Force served to disbandment 31st March 1887
1880 Living at No 1 Barracks Fremantle
1881 Purchased Barracks furniture
1882 Living No 1 Barracks Fremantle with wife and 2 children
21st January 1900 Edward made his will whereby after payment of all his just debts and funeral and testamentary expenses he bequeathed all his property both real and personal to his dear wife Ellen Green for her life and after her death the same to his daughter Margaret Luff Fremantle Town lot 779 together with all the buildings thereon.
To daughter Susan Dixon he left a rectangular piece of land containing 3 roods –the NE portion of Fremantle Lot P36 together with the buildings thereon
Ti daughter Mary Dixon a rectangular piece of land of 3 roods NW corner of said Fremantle Town Lot P36 and buildings thereon.
To son John Green 1 acre portion of P36 running east and west at the south side of P36.
The well and all plant and gear attached was to be the joint property of Susan Dixon, Mary Dixon and John Green.
He appointed Ellen and John Green as executors.
P36 situated at Stephen, Edmund and Amherst Streets Fremantle was valued at £825 while Fremantle Town Lot 779 Mary and Swanbourne streets was valued at £525
The estate was valued at £1371/-/-