MEADE / MEAD – Thomas 7th Regiment

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NameMEADE / MEAD  – Thomas
Regiment (s)7th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2887
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
3rd June 1852 / 20 years / Clonmel Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 7 in
Sallow / Grey / Black / amputation of middle finger of right hand after gunshot wound
Overseas Service/DurationTurkey and Crimea – period unknown
Length of Service3 years 80 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 21st August 1855 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsCrimea War Medal with Alma clasp
Turkish Crimea Medal
Intended Residence at
Clonmel Ireland
Pension Districts1855-1861 Clonmel
1862-1891 Western Australia
Pension Paid9d per diem
4th June 1878 Increased to 1/3d per diem for service to Enrolled Force in Western Australia
1882 half pension suspended and half paid to wife for time in prison  (Three months imprisonment with hard labour)
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 Birth1832 Cloneen Fethard Tipperary Ireland
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
CUMMINS Brigid (Brigida)
bap 27th January 1839 St Peter and Paul Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage22nd February 1857 St Peter and Paul Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
Children by 1st WifeCatherine (Catherina) bap 14th February 1858 St Peter & Paul Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
D 17th December 1862 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Alma or Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
David bap 23rd June 1861 St Peter and Paul Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
D 21st July 1862 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Alma or Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
John Francis B 12th June 1863 Fremantle Western Australia
bap 16th June 1863 Fremantle Western Australia
D Not yet known
Thomas Edward B 25th May 1865 Fremantle Western Australia
bap 15th July 1865 Fremantle Western Australia
D Not yet known
James Patrick B 6th May 1867 Rottnest Island Western Australia
bap 7th July 1867 Fremantle Western Australia
D 17th February 1910 Carnarvon Western Australia
Bridget Margaret B 1st October 1869 Fremantle Western Australia
bap 2nd October 1869 Fremantle Western Australia
M FANNON Robert 1891 Fremantle Western Australia
D 21st September 1935 West Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Mary Ann B 22nd August 1872 Perth Western Australia
bap 22nd August 1872 Perth Western Australia
D Not yet known
Joseph B 23rd August 1874 Perth Western Australia
bap 23rd August 1874 Perth Western Australia
D Not yet known
Margaret B 4th June 1876 Perth Western Australia
bap 21st June 1876 Perth Western Australia
D 3rd July 1876 Perth Western Australia
bur East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
David B 18th November 1878 Perth Western Australia
bap 24th November 1878 Perth Western Australia
D Not yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
CUMMING Stephanus
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
CROUGH Hallena
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
23rd August 1884 granted Perth Town Lot H28 of 0.3.12 acres
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesWest Australian 18th September 1891 (Thomas Meade Death notice)
West Australian 25th August 1908 (Wife Death notice)
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/BurialSeptember 1891 Beaufort St Perth Western Australia
18th September East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
24th August 1908 Perth Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Perth Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
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