MILLS – Thomas 26th Regiment

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26th Cameronian Regiment

NameMILLS – Thomas
Regiment (s)26th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2860
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
17th February 1847 / 18 years  / Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Weaver
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7¾ in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 3 years 2 months
Canada East – 1 year 6 months
Bermuda – 4 years 11 months
Length of Service18 years 69 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 25th July 1865 / Portsmouth England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
No. 38 Storey Street Paisley Scotland
Pension Districts1865 Paisley
1867-1868 Western Australia
1868- Victoria
Pension Paid7d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
18th April 1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NORWOOD 13th July 1867
Date/Place of Birthc1829 Abbey Paisley Renfrew Scotland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
MILLS William
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Elizabeth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Unmarried
Date/Place of MarriageNot Applicable
Children by 1st WifeNot Applicable
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not Applicable
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not Applicable
Land Grants Western
Australia
Not applicable
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
1868 to Victoria per “Clarence Packet”
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not Applicable
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBoth parents deceased by 1868. Although name written in pension payment document WO22/275 for period 1876-1880 for Melbourne Victoria record doesn’t show any payments being made.