KAIN – Bernard 29th Regiment

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Name KAIN – Bernard
Regiment (s)29th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 868
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
6th December 1831 / 19 years / Coleraine Londonderry Ireland
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6 in
Fair / Grey / Grey / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 9 years 5 months
Length of Service21 years 39 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 11th January 1853 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsPunjabi Medal with Sobraon Goojerat and Chinnadwallah Clasps
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Richmond Middlesex England
Pension Districts1853 South London
1853 Tralee Kerry
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th April 1855 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
ADELAIDE 18th July 1855
Date/Place of Birthc1812 Killown Coleraine Londonderry 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
McSWEENEY or MacSWEENEY Catherine
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeSusan Jane B c1853 Not yet known
M LOVEGROVE William 1887 Fremantle Western Australia
D 4th January 1916 Claremont Western Australia
Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Dennis James B 1863 Perth Western Australia
M O’GORMAN Annie 1893 Roebourne Western Australia
D 23rd November 1932 South Fremantle Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Esther Evelyn or Eveline B 1866 Perth Western Australia
M SPENCER Edward Francis 1889 Fremantle Western Australia
D 6th October 1955 South Fremantle Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Western Australia
Land Grants Western
Australia
Butlers Swamp Lot 234
9½ acres
Freshwater Bay Lot 248
½ acre
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesThe West Australian Tuesday 20th November 1894 – page 4
Sunday Times Sunday 27th November 1932 – page 8
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial16th November 1894 Henry Street Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
9th November 1891 Fremantle Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationWO23 shows having gone to Adelaide South Australia.  However, believe this information incorrect and has been confused with the name of the Ship arrival.