JONES – John Royal Marines Woolwich Division 8th Company

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Name JONES – John
Regiment (s) Royal Marines Woolwich Division 8th Company
Regiment Number (s) 2405
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
21st June 1831 / 18 years 11 months / Manchester Lancashire England
Machine Painter
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
Not yet known
Overseas Service/Duration Served onboard following ships
1835-1840 “Rodney”
1844 “Daedalus”
1845-1847 “Styx”
Length of Service 16 years 24 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 13th July 1847 / Woolwich Kent England
Campaign Medals Not yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Woolwich Kent England
Pension Districts 1847 Woolwich
1849 Deptford
1850 Woolwich
1851 Tilbury Fort
1851-1871 Western Australia
Pension Paid £13/12/0 per annum
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
13th March 1851 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
PYRENEES 28th June 1851
Date/Place of Birth c1814 West Bilston Wolverhampton Northampton England
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
JONES John
c1791 Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Siblings Betsey B c1811 Staffordshire England
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
SHORTER Ann
bap 13th March 1817 St. Lawrence Chobham Surrey England
Date/Place of Marriage 20th July 1843 St. Nicholas Plumstead Greenwich Kent England
Children by 1st Wife Mary Ann B 12th January 1844
bap 9th February 1844 St. Mary Magdalene Woolwich Kent England
M CHRISTIE Duncan 8th November 1858 Schoolhouse Toodyay Western Australia
D 26th November 1923 Beaconsfield Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Jane B 30th March 1848
bap 19th April 1848 St. Alfege Greenwich Kent England
M MOORE William 19th May 1870 Geraldton or Greenough Western Australia
D 31st August 1937 Victoria District Hospital Geraldton Western Australia
bur Urch St. Cemetery Geraldton Western Australia
Agnes B 5th October 1849
bap 24th October 1849 St. Alfege Greenwich Kent England
bur 27th August 1865 Toodyay Western Australia
William B c November 1856 Toodyay Western Australia
D 1857 Toodyay Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
SHORTER ALLEN
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
STOVELL Jane
Not yet known
1st March 1813 Bisley Surrey England
Land Grants Western
Australia
Toodyay Town Lot P3
4 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Daily News Perth 23rd January 1919
Geraldton Guardian 6th June 1922
The West Australian 27th November 1923
Daily News Perth 29th November 1923
Geraldton Guardian 31st August 1937
Geraldton Guardian 2nd September 1937
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 3rd January 1871 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
9th February 1857 Toodyay Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or Probate None known
Further Information