MURPHY – John 83rd 28th and 95th Regiments

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NameMURPHY – John
Regiment (s)83rd 28th and 95th Regiments
Regiment Number (s) 3003 / 733 / 924
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
16th December 1848 / 21 years / Limerick Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9 in
Fresh / Hazel / Black / None
Overseas Service/DurationIndia – 20 years 5 months
Length of Service21 years 20 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 4th January 1870 / Pembroke Dock Wales
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal with Central India clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Limerick Ireland
Pension Districts1870 Jersey
Plymouth
Carlow
Bristol
1874-1909 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/1d per diem
1887 Increased to 1/3½d per diem for service in Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st November 1873 Gravesend England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NAVAL BRIGADE 18th February 1874
Date/Place of Birthc1827 Tulla Clare Ireland
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
HURLEY Bridget
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeChild
Child
Mary
B c1876
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
Perth Town Lot 75E
0.2.16 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Commandant of Volunteers
Newspaper ArticlesThe West Australian 25th May 1909 – page 1 Funeral Notice
The West Australian 26th May 1909 – page 3 Funeral
The Inquirer and Commercial News 6th April 1887 – page 5
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial24th May 1909 Perth Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
26th September 1894 Perth Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information