LITTON – John Philip 38th Regiment

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NameLITTON – John Philip
Regiment (s)38th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2997
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
23rd May 1850 / 18 years 4 months / Westminster Middlesex England
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
Dark / Hazel / Brown / Severe wounds at  Sebastopol Crimea
Overseas Service/DurationTurkey – 4 months
Crimea  – 5 months
India – 2 years 5 months
Length of Service10 years 207 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeSergeant / 15th December 1860 / Rae Bareilly Cantonment India
Campaign MedalsCrimean War Medal with Alma Balaklava and Sebastopol clasps
Turkish Crimean Medal
Indian Mutiny  Medal with Lucknow Clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not stated
Pension Districts1861 Woolwich
Pension Paid1861 8d per diem
1881 increased to 1/5½d per diem for service to Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
7th April 1866 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
BELGRAVIA 4th July 1866
Date/Place of Birth1832 Shoreditch London Middlesex England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
LITTON Philip
B 1797 Lympstone Devon England
D 1854 December Quarter Westminster Middlesex England
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
PARKER Ann
1796 Honiton Devon
5th April 1821 Lympstone Devon England
SiblingsHarriet Parker B 23rd November 1821 Lympstone Devon England
D 30th December 1821 Lympstone Devon England
Harriet B 1825 St Luke’s Middlesex England
William B 19th October 1829  St Mary’s Islington Middlesex England
Mary (Maryann) B 1836 Shoreditch Middlesex England
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
COULSON Isabel
1850 aboard “Sophia” at sea
Date/Place of Marriage7th December 1867 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 1st WifeJohn Philip B 16th August 1870 Fremantle Western Australia
M 1st FOX Esther 13th August 1892 Newcastle Western Australia
M 2nd CRAWFORD Mena A. M. 1906 Geraldton Western Australia
D 26th January 1942 Midland Junction Western Australia
bur Wesleyan Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
William Alfred B 1872 Perth Western Australia
M MURRAY Martha 1893 Perth Western Australia
D 23rd December 1937 Midland Junction Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australian
Marion B 1873 Perth Western Australia
M HOLDERNESS Vivian Godfrey 1906 Fremantle Western Australia
D 23rd April 1945 Nanga Brook Wellington District Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Isabella B 21st June 1875 Fremantle Western Australia
M PAYNE Robert Summers 1910 Fremantle Western Australia
D 12th July 1940 North Fremantle Western Australia
bur  Methodist Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Harriet B 1877 Fremantle Western Australia
M McINTYRE James Edward Daniel 1894 Perth Western Australia
D 29th May 1942 Perth Western Australia
bur Wesleyan Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Henry Ernest B 1881 Fremantle Western Australia
M BROWN Flora 10th September 1921 Perth Western Australia
D 5th October 1962 West Midland Western Australia
bur  Karrakatta Cemetery (Garden) Western Australia
Lydia B 11th September 1885
M 1st CAMERON Adam Smith 1902 Fremantle Western Australia
M 2nd NEEDHAM Arthur Sydney 1918 Fremantle Western Australia
D 13th February 1975 North Fremantle Western Australia (tentative)
bur Niche Wall Fremantle Cemetery Western Australian
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
Cockburn Sound Koojee Lot P9
20 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Servant
Magazine Warder
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial31st January 1897 Fremantle
Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1st January 1912 Birkenhead South Australia
Will or ProbateCopy of will available at  Western Australian State Records Office [SRO Cons 3403-1898-102]
Further InformationIncluded on the Enrolled Guard Disbandment 31st March 1887 Nominal Roll