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MOORE – Peter 28th and 22nd Regiment

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28th Regiment North Gloucestershire Colours
22nd Cheshire Regiment of Foot
Land Grant
NameMOORE – Peter
Regiment (s)28th and 22nd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2164 – 28th Regiment
2629 – 22nd Regiment
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
30th November 1843 / 18 years / Dublin Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 7½ in
Fresh / Blue / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 10 years 4 months
Malta – 1 year 3 months
Length of Service17 years 330 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 6th May 1862 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Manchester England
Pension Districts1862 Manchester
1863 Tilbury
1863- Western Australia
Pension Paid10d per diem
June 1878 Increased to 1/2d per diem for service in the Enrolled Force Western Australia
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
23rd September 1863 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
LORD DALHOUSIE 28th December 1863
Date/Place of Birth1825 Delganey near Newtown Wicklow 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
(Possible) McDONALD Elizabeth
B 1821 Kings County Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage(Possibly) 24 Jul 1859 Manchester, Lancashire England
Children by 1st WifeElizabeth B 1860 Salford Lancashire England
D Not yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
28th April 1884 and 19th August 1884 granted North Fremantle Location P78 of 1  acre 3 roods 7 perches above Rocky Bay in the area between Harvest and Bay Roads (Title Deed 6/146)
Occupation after
1882 worked as a labourer on the Canning road
Newspaper ArticlesThe Herald Saturday 9th December 1882 – page 3
Departure from Western
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/BurialD 14th April 1887 Western Australia
bur East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
A widow Eliza Moore died 18th June 1895 at Perth Hospital age 64 born 1831 which could have been his wife.
Bur East Perth Cemetery
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide Index
1851 Location Dagshai India
1861 Malta
Discharge due to chronic inflammation of the liver and enlargement of the spleen the result of intermitted attacks of fever when on duty in India.
In the 1861 Census of England Peter Moore is living at 15 Lords Court Salford, Lancashire with his wife Elizabeth a charwoman age 40 born Kings County Ireland and their daughter Elizabeth born 1860 at Salford.
Peter Moore was in the Enrolled Force for the required 7 years and except for working as a labourer on the Canning road in 1882 there is no further mention of him, nor is his death reported in the newspapers.