HOLMAN – William 81st Regiment

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81st Regiment Colours

NameHOLMAN – William
Regiment (s)81st Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1456
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
16th March 1840 / 20 years and 10 months / Bristol England
Description – Height
5 Ft 7 in
Pale / Hazel / Auburn / None
Overseas Service/DurationWest Indies – 1 year 5 months
Canada – 4 years 3 months
Length of Service12 years 78 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 31st May 1852 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Pension Districts1852 Falmouth
1853-1855 Western Australia
Pension Paid8d per diem for 3 years: pension expires 25th June 1855
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th May 1853 Tilbury England via Dublin
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
PHOEBE DUNBAR 30th August 1853
Date/Place of Birthc May 1819  St Michael’s London Middlesex England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
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 WifeWilliam B c1849 Ireland
D Not yet known
Margaret B 30th June 1851 Ireland
bap 31st August 1851 Church Of Ireland Templemore Tipperary Ireland
D 9th August 1853 aboard the “Phoebe Dunbar”
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
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer and Commercial News  Perth 19th September 1855 – page 2
South Australian Register  27th September 1855 – page 2
Departure from Western
Once pension expired moved to South Australia: no date or ship
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information