HULME – Robert 9th Regiment

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NameHULME – Robert
Regiment (s)9th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 409
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
19th May 1826 / 17 years / Manchester England
Cotton Spinner
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
Not yet known
Overseas Service/DurationMauritius – 2 years 195 days
East Indies – 11 years 134 days
Length of Service21 years 129 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 25th September 1848 / Liverpool  England
Campaign MedalsAfghanistan, Sutlej with clasps
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not yet known
Pension Districts1848 1st Manchester
1851-1876 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/2½d per diem
1873 Increased to 1/6d for service in Western Australia
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st February 1851 Falmouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MERMAID 15th May 1851
Date/Place of Birth1806  Eccles  Manchester  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
CONNOR Mary
Kerry  Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage15th May 1854 Fremantle  Western Australia
Children by 1st WifeMary B  6th April 1855 Fremantle  Western Australia
M 1st EWING James Duncan  Fremantle Western Australia
M 2nd MYERS Reuben 1886  Fremantle Western Australia
D  24th June 1924 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
James B 29th November 1857  Fremantle Western Australia
M  MULCAHY Ann 8th October 1882 Western Australia
D 30th August 1910 West Subiaco Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Anne B 19th April 1860  Fremantle Western Australia
D possibly 1861 age 1
Robert B 15th April 1862  Fremantle Western Australia
M NEALE Annie 1894 Perth
D 14th September 1904 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
CONNOR Jeremiah (Darby)  (possibly)
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
North Fremantle lot P55
2 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesWestern Mail  Saturday 24th September 1904 – page 31 – death notice Robert HULME
Western Mail Saturday 3rd September 1910 – page 31 – death of James HULME
Departure from Western
Australia
None known
Date/Place of Death/Burial1876 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1883 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1842 – Gunshot wound to right foot while forcing the Khyber Pass and again left cheek at Ferozeshah.
19th February 1853 – Charged with gross negligence