JOYCE / JOICE – John 37th Regiment

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37th Regiment North Hampshire Badge

Land Grant

NameJOYCE / JOICE – John
Regiment (s)37th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 613
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
9th January 1827 / 20 years / Cork Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9½ in
Fresh / Grey / Dark Brown / –
Overseas Service/DurationBermuda  – 2 years
Jamaica  – 6 years 5 months
Halifax Nova Scotia  – 2 years 9 months
Length of Service21 years 20 Days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 28th January 1848 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Cork Ireland
Pension Districts1853 1st Cork
1853 Tilbury Fort
1856-1872  Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th April 1853 London England via Cork & Rio de Janeiro
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
ROBERT SMALL 19th August 1853
Date/Place of Birthc1807 Parish of Ballinamona near Cork 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
UNKNOWN Johanna
c1815 Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known Ireland
Children by 1st WifeMary Anne B c1848 Not yet known
Catherine B c1854 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
2nd Husband of WifePORTER Henry – 10th 81st and 107th Regiment
arrived – “HOUGOUMONT” 1868
Date/Place of Marriage1873 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 2nd HusbandNone
3rd Husband of Wife
Date/Place of Birth
COOK Henry
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage1876 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 3rd HusbandNone
Land Grants Western
Australia
York Lot P7
4-0-2 acres
Purchased York Lot 270 5.0.13 acres 1867  paid £6-1-8
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer 12th April 1854 page 3 – on 7th April gave evidence
Inquirer 21st January 1857 – subscribed to the Florence Nightingale Fund
Perth Gazette 29th January 1864 – subscribed to the Greenough Fire Fund
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1872 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1884 Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationIn 1853 wife Johannah JOYCE signed a letter of thanks to the Surgeon Superintendent of the Robert Small.
1859 family appears in the York Western Australia Census