McGUIRE – Philip 57th Regiment

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57th Regiment West Middlesex Badge

NameMcGUIRE – Philip
Regiment (s)57th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 215
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
20th November 1822 / 18 Years / Newry Down Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9¼ in
Swarthy / Blue / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationNew South Wales – 3 years 7 months
East Indies 11 years 3  months
Length of Service20 years 211 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 16th June 1843 / Fort Pitt
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Dublin Ireland
Pension Districts1843 Enniskillen
1845 Londonderry
1849 1st Edinburgh
1853-1857 Western Australia
1857-1875 South Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th May 1853 Tilbury England via Dublin
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
PHOEBE DUNBAR 30th August 1853
Date/Place of Birthc1803 Sligo Sligo 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
UNKNOWN Ann
B c 1803 Ireland
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeAnn (may be a stepchild)
B c1840 Ireland
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
12 October 1853 Appointed Assistant Warder Convict Establishment (without Captain Bruce’s sanction) Resigned 12th July 1855
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer and Commercial News  Perth 9th September 1857 – page 2
Adelaide Times 2nd September 1857 – page 2
Departure from Western
Australia
14th August 1857 left Western Australia with wife Ann for South Australia per “Robert Clive”
Date/Place of Death/Burial3rd or 4th January 1865 North Adelaide South Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide index
1841 Philip McGuire 215 Private 57th Foot location Fort St George and Trichinopoly
Discharge due to chronic catarrh dyspepsia and general debility
The shipping list of the Robert Clive has just Philip and Ann McGuire as passenger no children