HUGHES – Patrick 84th Regiment and 60th Rifles 2nd Battalion

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NameHUGHES – Patrick
Regiment (s)84th Regiment and 60th Rifles 2nd Battalion
Regiment Number (s)1494 – 84th Regiment
1450 – 60th Regiment
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
16th August 1839 / 17 years / Kilkenny Kilkenny Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8 in
Dark / Hazel / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationCorfu – 5 months
Jamaica – 2 years 11 months
Canada – 3 years
Cape of Good Hope – 7 years 1 month
East Indies – 1 year 6 months
Length of Service21 years 19 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 21st August 1861 / Winchester Hampshire England
Campaign MedalsSouth Africa Medal 1834-1853
India Mutiny Medal 1857-1858
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Callen Kilkenny Ireland
Pension Districts1861 Kilkenny
1863 Tilbury
1863-1886 Western Australia
Pension Paid11d per diem
4th June 1878 Increased to 1/5d per diem for service in the Enrolled Force Western Australia
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
23rd September 1863 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
LORD DALHOUSIE 28th December 1863
Date/Place of Birth1822 Callen Kilkenny Ireland
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
VASS Catherine
B 1836 (deduced) unknown location
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeMary B Not yet known
M MATTISON Unknown name and marriage date
D Not yet known
Annie no details known
Patrick B 17th February 1870 Fremantle Western Australia
D Not yet known
Edmund B 9th February 1873 Fremantle Western Australia
D 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
19 February 1885 granted Lot 1067 of 10 Acres 31 perches in Freshwater Bay
Claremont (fronting Servetus Street between Mitford St and Shenton Road) (Title Deed 6/14)
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNone found
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial4th April 1886 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
D 1886 Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationWilliam DALE the Superintendent of the Poor House recommended that Patrick Hughes receive relief in the form of the daily ration of 1 lb bread, 8 ounces of meat, 1 ½ ounces of sugar and 1/3 ounce of tea. Authorised from 28 May 1885 until further order.