McMULLEN – David Royal Artillery Coastal Brigade

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Royal Artillery Badge

Land Grant

NameMcMULLEN – David
Regiment (s)Royal Artillery Coastal Brigade
Regiment Number (s) 804
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
12th April 1838 / 18 years / Lisburn Antrim Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 10 in
Swarthy / Blue / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationNewfoundland – 6 years 1 month
Length of Service23 years 62 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeGunner / 12th June 1861 / Inch Fort Lough Swilly Donegal Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Pension Districts1861 Londonderry
1865-1891 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/2d per diem
1878 increased to 1/7½d per diem for service to Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th September 1865 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
VIMIERA 22nd December 1865
Date/Place of Birth1822 Belfast Antrim Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeCharles B 1853 unknown location
M DOWNS Emma May 1878 Adelaide South Australia
D 1887 Adelaide South Australia
William John B 7th May 1857 Dundee Fort Donegal Ireland
M BACK Lydia 1878 Perth Western Australia
D 3rd January 1885 Perth Western Australia
bur Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Mary Ann B 1858 Ireland
M STOKES James Henry 18th April 1877 Geraldton Western Australia
D 12th June 1940 Geraldton Western Australia
bur Methodist Section Itakarra Cemetery Western Australia
David B 2nd August 1860 Ireland
M ARMITAGE Clara Kate 1885 Perth Western Australia
D 9th April 1931 West Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
2nd Husband of WifeCOOPER George Boon
Date/Place of Marriage1894 Western Australia
Children by 2nd HusbandNone
Land Grants Western
(Unknown date) assigned Perth Lot 125 1881 applied for Title to Perth Lot 125Y
Occupation after
Officer in Charge of the Artillery Armoury in Western Australia
Newspaper ArticlesThe Inquirer and Commercial News Friday 8th May 1891
The West Australian
Wednesday 28th April 1912
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial6th May 1891 Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
11th January 1912 Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateWill left and copy available at SROWA (3403 1891/1038)
Further InformationReceived a gratuity of £5 on discharge

1874 applied for £15 Improvement Grant for his property