HAYES / HAYS – Joseph HEIC 2nd Bombay European Light Infantry

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NameHAYES / HAYS – Joseph
Regiment (s)Honourable East India Company 2nd Bombay European Light Infantry
Regiment Number (s) Discharge No. 305
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
1840 / 18 years / Not yet known
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8½ or 9½ in
Fresh / Grey / Light Brown / Wound on right arm
Overseas Service/DurationHEIC
Length of Service9 years 3 months
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 29th August 1849 / Not yet known
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
St Mary’s Axe London England
Pension Districts1849 1st East London
1853-1854 Western Australia
Pension Paid9d per diem
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 BirthSt Cuthbert’s Somerset 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
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifePhoebe B 1849 England
D Not yet known
Joseph B 1851 England
Not yet known
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
31st December 1853 allocated 3 acres at Port Gregory
Occupation after
Arrival
Warder at Lynton Convict Depot Port Gregory Western Australia
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial22nd June 1854 Port Gregory Western Australia
Port Gregory Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationInformation on a difficult birth for wife Elizabeth available.

3rd February 1840 embarked from England for India per “Thetis”