JOHNSON – Robert 62nd Regiment

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62nd Wiltshire Regiment of Foot

NameJOHNSON – Robert
Regiment (s)62nd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1937
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
16th April 1841 / 20 years  / Belfast Antrim Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 5 in
Sallow / Grey / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 5 years 6 months
Cape of Good Hope – 9 months
Length of Service21 years 26 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 24th June 1862 / Belfast Ireland
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Belfast Ireland
Pension Districts1862 2nd Belfast
1864 2nd Glasgow
1865- Western Australia
Pension Paid9½d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1865 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RACEHORSE 10th August 1865
Date/Place of Birthc1821 Drumbow Belfast Down Ireland
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 Marriage1872 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 1st WifeAmanda Theresa B 1873 Fremantle Western Australia
Adeline Mary B 1874 Fremantle Western Australia
M ELSEGOOD Edward 1893 Fremantle Western Australia
Alice Lilian May B 1877 Fremantle Western Australia
M ATTWOOD Charles Alfred 1896 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1899 Fremantle Western Australia
Mabel Ann B 1878 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1879 Western Australia
Victoria Catherine B 1880 Fremantle Western Australia
Eveline Mary B 1881 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1882 Western Australia
Robert John Gatenby B 1883 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1883 Western Australia
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 ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information