LEAHEY / LEAHY / LEALY / LAKEY – Redmond 37th Regiment

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37th Regiment North Hampshire Badge

Indian Mutiny Medal

Land Application

NameLEAHEY (LEALY) – Redmond
Regiment (s)37th Regiment
Regiment No (s) 1888
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
28th January 1842 / 19 years / Cork Cork Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9½ in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationCeylon – 10 years 4 months Page 1 WO97
Bengal – 3 years
Length of Service21 years 155 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 8th March 1864 / Pembroke Dock Wales
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal
Intended Residence aa
Discharge
Cork Ireland
Pension Districts1864 1st Cork
1867 Tilbury Fort
1868 Western Australia
Pension Paid11d per diem
1887 Increased to 1/4d per diem for service in Enrolled Pensioners
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
12th October 1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
HOUGOUMONT 9th January 1868
Date/Place of Birthc1821 St Finibarr’s Cork Cork Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism16th July 1821 St Finbarr’s South Cork Cork Ireland
Father
Date/Place of Birth
LEAHEY (LEARY) Jeremiah (Jerry on Baptism)
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
WALSH Ellen
SiblingsJames b 1815 bp 13 July 1815
Ellen b 1818 bp 10 July 1818
Jeremiah b1824 bp 3 June 1824
Judith b 1826 bp 21 March 1826
Margaret b 1830 bp 17 April 1830
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
KELLEHER Abigail
B c1821
Date/Place of Marriage17th November (see Attachment) 1864 St. Patrick’s Cork Cork Ireland
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
North Fremantle Lot P67
2 acres
Assigned 19 August 1881
Title Application 5 December 1883
Title 6/159 Issued 19 April 1884 & 29 August 1884
Corner Alfred, Thompson and Bay Roads
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial22nd August 1889 Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone Located
Further InformationDeath recorded as LAKEY Redmond