MORTON – Samuel 95th 80th and 95th Regiment

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Name MORTON – Samuel
Regiment (s) 95th 80th and 95th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 814 – 95th Regiment
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
2nd January 1824 / 18 years / Manchester Lancashire England
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7½ in
Fair / Brown / Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration Mediterranean – 10 years 9 months
Ceylon – 7 years 10 months
Length of Service 23 years 33 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 13th August 1847 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals None
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Templemore Ireland
Pension Districts 1847 Birr
1851 Kilkenny
1853-1861 Western Australia
1861-1875 Sydney New South Wales (tentative)
Pension Paid 1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
22nd November 1852 London England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
DUDBROOK 7th February 1853
Date/Place of Birth 1806 Burnall Derbyshire England
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
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
UNKNOWN
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage Not yet known
Children by 1st Wife Joseph B c1840
D Not yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
1856 Convict Establishment Rottnest Island
Newspaper Articles Not yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
27th May 1861 to South Australia per “Kestrel” and then to Sydney where his pension resumed in 1861
Date/Place of Death/Burial Not yet known: possible death in New South Wales in 1871 but further research needed
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or Probate None known
Further Information