McKENZIE aka MUNRO – Donald 72nd 52nd 79th Regiment and Rifle Brigade

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NameMcKENZIE aka MUNRO – Donald
Regiment (s)72nd 52nd 79th Regiment and Rifle Brigade
Regiment Number (s) – / – / – / 2728
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
4th February 1853 / 17 years 4 months / 4th December 1853
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7½ in
Fresh / Hazel / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationMalta – 5 months
Crimea – 1 year  1 month
India – 13 years 6 months
Length of Service18 years 211 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 16th July 1872 / Not yet known
Campaign MedalsCrimean War Medal with Sebastopol clasp
Indian Mutiny with Central India clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Auldern Nairn Scotland
Pension Districts1872 Inverness
1873 Greenwich
1874-1887 Western Austraalia
Pension Paid10d per diem
Increased to 1/0½d per diem
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 Birth1836 Inverness Scotland
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
FLETCHER Sarah
9th August 1848 Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage29th May 1871 Auldern Nairn Scotland
Children by 1st WifeEllen B Not yet known
D c1884 Fremantle Western Australia
Farquhar B c1873 Scotland
M 1st STEWART Alice A. 1902 Hopetoun Western Australia
M 2nd DAVIDSON Margaret 1928 Perth Western Australia
D 6th August 1938 Mount Palmer Western Australia
bur Presbyterian Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Margaret B 1876 Fremantle Western Australia
M McKENZIE Kenneth 2nd November 1896 Fremantle Western Australia
D 15th August 1959 North Perth Western Australia
bur Presbyterian Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
William B 1881 Fremantle Western Australia
D 16th May 1956 South Fremantle Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
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
Turkey Point Bunbury Lot P403
10 acres
Cockburn South Lot P15
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial23rd June 1887 Fremantle Western Australia
Skinner Street Fremantle Western Australia Headstone removed to Fremantle Cemetery Heritage Trail
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
3rd March 1906 Fremantle Western Australia
Skinner Street Fremantle Western Australia Headstone removed to Fremantle Cemetery Heritage Trail
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationPartially blind
1841 English Census says c1840 for birth of this man.