KELLINGTON – Edward 96th 43rd and 87th Regiment

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96th Regiment 1875

43rd Regiment

87th Regiment Colours

Indian Mutiny Medal

NameKELLINGTON – Edward
Regiment (s)96th 43rd and 87th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) – / – / 660
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
3rd December 1842 / 19 years 2 months / Queens Square Marylebone London Middlesex England
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9½ in
Fresh / Blue / Light / Pock Marked
Overseas Service/DurationNew South Wales – 5 years 3 months
East Indies – 11 years
China – 1 year 2 months
Length of Service21 years 127 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 14th June 1864 / Aldershot England
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Portsmouth Hampshire England
Pension Districts1864 1st Portsmouth
Chatham
2nd West London
1874-1883 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/1d per diem
1887 Increased to 1/4d per diem for service Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st November 1873 Gravesend England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NAVAL BRIGADE 18th February 1874
Date/Place of Birthc1823 Marylebone London England
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 Bridget
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriagec1845 Not yet known
Children by 1st WifeChristopher Edward B Not yet known
Mary Jane B Not yet known
M 1st POTTER James Henry 1882 Western Australia
M 2nd BLOOMER Christopher Edward 1883 Perth Western Australia
D 5th February 1935 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Caroline Phoebe B Perth Western Australia
M 1st WEBYN Hendrik 1883 Western Australia
M 2nd FLORES John 1917 Subiaco Western Australia
D 13th January 1932 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Frederick Christopher B 1881 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1905 Fremantle Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
North Fremantle Lot P68
acreage unknown
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1883 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1881 Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationAwarded Long Service Medal

Half Pension suspended 6th Feb 1875 when imprisoned for being drunk and striking Corporal MARTIN.  Half Pension paid to wife during this period.