MOLLOY / MALLOY – John

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Name MOLLOY / MALLOY – John
Regiment (s) 23rd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1316
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
9th March 1838 / 18 years 6 months / Dublin Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6½ in
Fresh / Blue / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration Canada – 11 years 1 month
Turkey and Crimea – 1 year 1 month
East Indies – 1 year 1 month
Length of Service 21 years 33 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Corporal / 6th January 1861 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals Crimea War Medal with Alma clasp
Turkish Crimea Medal
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Athlone Ireland
Pension Districts 1861 Athlone
1862-1882 Western Australia
Pension Paid 1/0½d per diem
4th June 1878 Increased to 1/6½d per diem  for service to Enrolled Force in Western Australia
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 1819/1820 Gibraltar Andalusia Spain
Date/Place of Baptism bap 12th October 1820 Woolwich [Army Chaplain’s Records] (Tentative)
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
CURTIS Jane
c1811 Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage Not yet known
Children by 1st Wife Thomas George Anstruther B 4th October 1852 Toronto Ontario Canada
M 1) LITTLEJOHN Amelia 18th February 1873 Perth Western Australia
M 2) REANEY Mary 23rd January 1889 Perth Western Australia
D 16th February 1938 West Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
John B April-May-June c1856 Manchester Lancashire England
M FALLON Margaret 2nd June 1878 St Mary’s Cathedral Perth Western Australia
D 30th June 1901 Perth Western Australia
bur 1st July 1901 Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Catherine (Kate) B July-August-September c 1858 Manchester Lancashire England
M BUTLER Edmund 1888 Baptist Church Manse North Adelaide South Australia
D 2nd December 1923 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
CURTIS Thomas
Not yet known possibly Brideswell Roscommon Ireland
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Sarah
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
26th November 1883 wife granted Perth Lot E78 of 0.2.16 acres (after John Molloy’s death in 1882)
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Inquirer & Comm. News 26th April 1882
WA Times 20th October 1884
Departure from Western
Australia
Visit made to South Australia during 1878 (pension paid in Adelaide October 1878 to 1879) Returned to Western Australia in March 1880
Date/Place of Death/Burial 21st April 1882 Perth Western Australia
22nd April Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
6th October 1894 Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or Probate Will available at Western Australian SRO (Cons 3458 1884-046)
Further Information