JONES – Thomas 6th and 59th Regiment

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59th Regiment

NameJONES – Thomas
Regiment (s)6th and 59th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 481 – 59th Regiment
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
1st May 1828 / 20 years / Manchester Lancashire England
Iron Monger
Description – Height
5 Ft 8½ in
Fair / Black / Black / None
Overseas Service/DurationMediterranean – 6 years 70 days
Length of Service20 years 352 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 24th April 1849 / Birr Kings Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Willington Shropshire England
Pension Districts1849 Shropshire
1850 Nottingham
1854-1855 Western Australia
1855-1871 South Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th May 1854 Plymouth England via Gibraltar
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RAMILLIES 7th August 1854
Date/Place of Birthc1808 Willington Shropshire 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 WifeNot yet known
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
1855 to South Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial29th July 1871 South Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNot yet known
Further InformationSouth Australia WO22 states £13.4.5 deducted to pay for passage.