LYONS – Patrick Honourable East India Company Bengal 3rd Battalion Foot Artillery

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Name LYONS – Patrick
Regiment (s) Honourable East India Company Bengal 3rd Battalion Foot Artillery
Regiment Number (s) 189
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
18th February 1847 / 22 years / Limerick Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7 in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / Amputated thumb
Overseas Service/Duration HEIC
Length of Service 9 years 154 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private Gunner)/ July 1857 / Place not stated
Campaign Medals None known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Emly Clonmel Ireland
Pension Districts 1857-1862 Clonmel
1862- August 1867 Western Australia
September 1867-1884 (or 1908 depending on death) South Australia
Pension Paid 9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th March 1862 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NORWOOD 9th June 1862
Date/Place of Birth c 1819 Emly Tipperary Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
MORRISSY Bridget
c 1831 Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage 1843 Church Marriage County Tipperary
Children by 1st Wife None
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 Articles Inquirer Western Australia 4th September 1867
South Australia Chronicle 21st September 1867
Departure from Western
Australia
31st August 1867 departed with wife for South Australia per “Emily Smith”
Date/Place of Death/Burial 1884 or 17th January 1908 Adelaide South Australia (64 or 89/90 years)
Tentative)
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
30th January 1915 Eastwood Adelaide South Australia
Will or Probate None known
Further Information 27.05.1847 departed England for India per “Samuel Boddington”
Departed India for England post-1857 (unknown ship)