McNAMARA – James 84th Regiment

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84th Regiment York and Lancaster

McNAMARA James

 

NameMcNAMARA – James
Regiment (s)84th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 340
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
28th November 1825 / 17 years / Limerick Limerick Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 5½ in
Fair / Grey / Grey / None
Overseas Service/DurationWest Indies – 10 years 54 days
East Indies – 3 years 134 days
Length of Service19 years 262 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 14th August 1846 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Limerick Limerick Ireland
Pension Districts1846 Limerick
1853 Ennis
December 1866 – 75 Western Australia (no pension details)
1875 New Zealand
Pension Paid11d per diem
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 Birthc1808 St. John’s Waterford Waterford 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 – possibly RYAN Mary
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeCatherine B c1840 Limerick Ireland
M WATSON William 1858 Northam Western Australia
D 1896 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
2nd Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Bridget
c 1805
Date/Place of Marriageabt 1841
Children by 2nd WifeBridget B 14 May 1844 • Maulmain, India
M WEBB Frederick Richard Henry 19 January 1867 Fremantle, Western Australia
D 30 Aug 1924 • Beaconsfield, Western Australia, Australia
3rd Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Juilia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriagebetween 1849-1853 Clare Ireland
Death8 Nov 1855 • Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
4th Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
HUGHES Elizabeth (widow)
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage1861 Fremantle Western Australia
Death25th February 1890 Northam Western Australia
Land Grants Western
Australia
Fremantle Lot P19
acreage unknown
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial10th September 1883 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
1st Wife
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
2nd Wife
20 May 1845 • Maulmain, India
Will or ProbateJames McNamara made out his will in 1872. He left his home, goods and chattels to his wife Elizabeth during her widowhood. If her status changed the property was to be sold and equally divided between his daughters Catherine Watson and Bridget Webb
Further InformationFamily History and photograph provided by Colleen Ranger nee Watson the ggg granddaughter of James McNamara