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

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Name HAYES / 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
Description – Height
5 Ft 8½ or 9½ in
Fresh / Grey / Light Brown / Wound on right arm
Overseas Service/Duration HEIC
Length of Service 9 years 3 months
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 29th August 1849 / Not yet known
Campaign Medals Not yet known
Intended Residence at
St Mary’s Axe London England
Pension Districts 1849 1st East London
1853-1854 Western Australia
Pension Paid 9d 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 Birth St Cuthbert’s Somerset England
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
UNKNOWN Elizabeth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage Not yet known
Children by 1st Wife Phoebe 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
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
31st December 1853 allocated 3 acres at Port Gregory
Occupation after
Warder at Lynton Convict Depot Port Gregory Western Australia
Newspaper Articles Not yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 22nd June 1854 Port Gregory Western Australia
Port Gregory Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or Probate None known
Further Information Information on a difficult birth for wife Elizabeth available.

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