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LEARY – Patrick 95th and 46th Regiment

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95th Regiment Derbyshire Uniform
46th Regiment South Devonshire
NameLEARY – Patrick
Regiment (s)95th and 46th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1312 – 46th Regiment
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
19th December 1823 / 18 years / Cork Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 6¾ in
Fresh / Hazel / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationMediterranean – 10 years 7 months
Gibraltar – 1 year 5 months
West Indies – 3 years
North America – 1 year 4 months
Length of Service22 years 342 days:
– 95th Regiment from 18 December 1823 for 14 years 287 days
– 46th Regiment 1st October 1838 for 7 years 273 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 24th November 1846 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Jersey Channel Islands
Pension Districts1846-1852 Jersey
1853-1871 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
22nd November 1852 London England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
DUDBROOK 7th February 1853
Date/Place of Birth1808 Clogroe (Clorough sic) Cork Ireland – see further information
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
B 1819 Cornwall England
Date/Place of Marriage16 Oct 1839 St Helier Jersey Channel Islands
Children by 1st WifeWilliam Henry B 31 May 1842 Jersey Channel Islands
D 16 Sep 1842 Jersey Channel Islands
Ellen Emma B 5 Dec 1847 Jersey Channel Islands
M KENNEDY William Henry 30th October 1870 Perth Western Australia
D 31st July 1910 Perth Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Edwin Ryder B 12 Dec 1849 Jersey Channel Islands
D Not yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Employed by Convict Establishment in Western Australia for 15 years 1 month from 14 August 1854 discharged on a Pension of £29/15/7 Per Annum from 16 September 1869, physically unfit and poor eyesight. Refer listing in Barkers Warders and Gaolers
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial10th January 1871 age 63 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
1887 age 71 Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationCloghroe, County Cork which is a village and townland on the main Cork to Banteer road in County Cork, Ireland. It lies 7 miles northwest of Cork,
1839-1842 Patrick is with 46th Regiment at Jersey Island
1851 Census HO 107/2527/23 Wesley Place St. Heliers, Jersey
1852/53 His wife Nan mentioned in the Surgeon Superintendent’s report during the passage suffering from constipation Menosphagia.
Edwin Leary age 3 also received medical treatment during the voyage
After the arrival of the Dudbrook some of the pensioners raised questions about their treatment by the Surgeon Superintendent and an inquiry was held Patrick Leary complained the SSI did not allow them to sit down while on watch to which the SSI said in his defense it made the men look like shoemakers.
1854 Occupied No 1 Cottage Henderson Street Fremantle