MILLER – Samuel Royal Artillery 5th Battalion

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NameMILLER – Samuel
Regiment (s)Royal Artillery 5th Battalion
Regiment Number (s) 1652
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
7th January 1840 / 18 years / Glasgow Scotland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7 in
Fair / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationMalta –  4 years
Length of Service10 years 242 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeGunner and Driver / 20th September 1850 / Woolwich England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not yet known
Pension Districts1850 Woolwich
1851-1868 Western Australia
Pension Paid7d per diem – Temporary – pension expired 20th April 1853
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st February 1851 Falmouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MERMAID 15th May 1851
Date/Place of Birth1822 Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
STEVENS  Matilda
c1820 (deduced)
Date/Place of MarriageA Samuel MELLAR married Matilda STEPHENS at Bodmin  Cornwall –  2nd Quarter 1849 Bodmin C Volume 9 page 59
Children by 1st WifeSamuel B 1852 Perth  Western Australia
William John bap 15 November 1854  Perth Western Australia
M UNKNOWN Sarah Jane Not yet known
D  21st August 1939 Melbourne Victoria Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
2nd Husband of WifeDAGWORTHY  Samuel
Date/Place of Marriage1868 Western Australia
Children by 2nd HusbandNot yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
Not applicable
Occupation after
Arrival
Warder 1851-1858  dismissed
Constable
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette and Independent Journal of News and Politics  20th August 1852 – Page 5 – appointed Police Officer
Perth Gazette and Western Australia Times  Friday 24th July 1868 – page 2  – Samuel DAGWORTHY  advertisement
Inquirer and Commercial News  Wednesday 12th November 1890 – page 2 – death Matilda DAGWORTHY
Departure from Western
Australia
None known
Date/Place of Death/Burial25th April 1868 Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
7th November 1890  Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information