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 Service12 years 338 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 25th November 1839 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Portlong Derry
Pension Districts1840 Paisley
1849 Glasgow
1849 Carlisle
1850 Glasgow 2nd
1850 Paisley
1852 Ayr
1854 Glasgow 2nd
1855 Manchester 2nd
1856 Ayr
1857 Western Australia
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 BirthC 1808  Monaghan 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
CRAIG Matilda
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage31st March 1856 Maybole Ayr Scotland
Children by 1st WifeThomas B 1862 Perth Western Australia
John B 1865 Perth Western Australia
D 1954 Perth Western Australia
George B 1867 Perth Western Australia
Mary Jane B Not yet known
James B 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 InformationDischarge due to Chronic hepatitis and chronic cattarrh