HODGSON – James 94th Regiment

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NameHODGSON – James
Regiment (s)94th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1392
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
17th September 1840 / 19 years / Preston Lancashire England
Weaver
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6½ in
Dark / Hazel / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 9 months
East Indies – 12 years  8 months
Length of Service21 years  22 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 8th October 1861 / Chatham England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Chatham England
Pension Districts1861 Chatham
1862 Tilbury
1862- Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1878 Increased to 1/6d per diem service in the Enrolled Force Western Australia
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
8th October 1862 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
YORK   31st December 1862
Date/Place of Birth1820 Plunton Preston 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
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeNot 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
Perth lot H33
0-2-32 acres (corner of Havelock and Murray Streets)
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
None known
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1841 British Army World Wide Index has James with the 94th on route to India
1851 British Army World Wide Index has James with the 94th at Cannanore India
1861 British Army World Wide Index has James with the 94th at Chatham Depot 

UK 1861 Census (RG 09/480/129/43) Brompton, Kent:
James Hodgson, unmarried, 39, Private 94th Foot, born Preston, Lancashire