KERR – John 33rd and 84th Regiment

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33rd Regiment – Duke of Wellington West Riding Cap Badge

84th Regiment York and Lancaster

Dies Albany

NameKERR – John
Regiment (s)33rd and 84th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 950 (84th Regiment)
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
24th December 1825 / 17 years / Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Weaver
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 5 in
Sallow / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationWest Indies – 11 years 64 days
Length of Service18 years 388 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 25th November 1839 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Paisley
Pension Districts1840 Paisley
1849 Glasgow
1852 Ayr
1855 Manchester and Ayr
Pension Paid6d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
19th March 1857 London England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLARA 3rd July 1857
Date/Place of Birth24 December 1808 Killerbett Monaghan Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
KERR James
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
STOKE Helen
Not yet known
Not yet known
SiblingsJames B Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
CRAIG Matilda
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeThomas B 1862 Perth Western Australia
M Not yet known
D Not yet known
John B 1865 Perth Western Australia
M Not yet known
D 1954 Perth Western Australia
George B 1867 Perth Western Australia
M Not yet known
D Not yet known
Mary Jane B Not yet known
M Not yet known
D Not yet known
James B Not yet known
M Not yet known
D 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
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial7th May 1872 Albany Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information