HARDMAN / HERDMAN – William Royal Artillery 5th Battery

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Name HARDMAN / HERDMAN – William
Regiment (s)Royal Artillery 5th Battery
Regiment Number (s)
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
29th July 1826 / 18 years / Manchester Lancashire England
Engineer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 10 in
Dark / Grey / Black / None
Overseas Service/DurationCanada – 1 year 11 months
Length of Service22 years 11 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeGunner and Driver / 11th July 1848 / Plymouth Devon England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Stonehouse Devon England
Pension Districts1848 2nd Plymouth
Pension Paid1/0½d per diem
1873 – Increased to 1/3 per diem service in Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th July 1851 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MINDEN 14th October 1851
Date/Place of Birthc1808 Bolton Lancashire England
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
UNKNOWN Elizabeth
c1828 Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeHARDMAN William B c1834 Not yet known
HARDMAN Ellen
B c1837 Not yet known
M JACKSON John 1855 Perth Western Australia
D 17th January 1900 South Fremantle Western Australia
bur Salvation Army Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
HARDMAN Julia
B c1838 Not yet known
M BRIDGE John 1855 Perth Western Australia
D 1910 North Coolgardie Western Australia
HARDMAN Mary Ann
B c1840 Not yet known
M CUREDALE George 1863 Perth Western Australia
HARDMAN Richard
B c1849 Not yet known
M ELSEGOOD Maria 1871 Guildford Western Australia
D 12th April 1927 Perth Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
HARDMAN Elizabeth
B 1853 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1860 Western Australia
HARDMAN John Henry
B 1857 Perth Western Australia
M CAPORN Elizabeth Ann 1876 Fremantle Western Australia
D 10th October 1916 Perth Western Australia
bur Wesleyan Section Karrakatta Cemetery 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
North Fremantle Lot P53
2 acres (granted to widow 1881)
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1878 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1886 Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information