McCANN – Hugh 67th and 86th Regiment

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67th South Hampshire

86th Regiment

NameMcCANN – Hugh
Regiment (s)67th and 86th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 734 / ?
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
16th June 1824 / 15 years / Dublin Dublin Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8 in
Fair / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationNone
Length of Service12 years 40 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 24th July 1839 / Salford Barracks Manchester England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Stanley Bridge (WO22/11 Admission Books 1839, country unknown)
Pension Districts1839 2nd Dublin
1847 Tralee
1847 Maryborough
1849 2nd Manchester
1849 Maryborough
1854-1873 Western Australia
Pension Paid6d per diem temporary for 3 years made permanent 18th October 1842
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st January 1854 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SEA PARK 5th April 1854
Date/Place of Birthc1809 Not yet known (WO 97 said he was born ‘in Army’)
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
REDMOND Anne
Possible death 1886 age 74
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeEliza B 1853 Bp 6 February 1853 Mountmellick Queens County Ireland
M NAUGHTON Denis 1880 Perth Western Australia (possible)
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
Assistant Warder Convict Establishment 12 September 1856 discharged (invalided) 17th January 1866 (9 years and 4 months) with Gratuity of £74/19/3 ‘Discharged his duties with diligence and fidelity’ Barker page 133
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette and Independent Journal of Politics and News Friday 8th August 1856 page 4 Court martial of Captain Foss
The Herald Saturday 10th May 1873 page 2 Death Hugh McCann
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial29th April 1873 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Possible 1886 age 74
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationDischarge due to chronic cough which impeded respiration
Eliza McCann age 1 year 1 month was treated for rubella on the Sea Park
Captain Foss defrauded Hugh McCann of the sum of £9