McNAMARA – John 66th Regiment

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NameMcNAMARA – John
Regiment (s)66th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1645
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
22nd December 1840 / 19 years / Limerick Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
Fresh / Grey / Fair / Slight mark on corner left eyebrow
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 4 years 1 month
West Indies – 3 years 5months
Canada – 3 years 4 months
East Indies – 2 years 9 months
Length of Service21 years 49 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 11th February 1862 / Camp Colchester England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Ennis Clare Ireland
Pension Districts1862 Ennis
1865-1893 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1878 increased to 1/5d 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 Birth1821 Quin Clare 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
BOURKE Bridget
1835 Ireland
Date/Place of MarriageIreland
Children by 1st WifeThomas B 1863 Ireland
Mary Margaret B 28th October 1865 at sea aboard Vimiera
D 12th March 1903 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Andrew Patrick B 1868 Perth Western Australia
M O’DONNELL Agnes Bidelia 1902 Perth Western Australia
D 5th April 1922 South Australia
Martha Matilda B 1870 Perth Western Australia
M ROUSE William Henry 1893 Perth Western Australia
D 21st February 1941 Midland Junction Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Bridget B 1872 Perth Western Australia
M TYERS Samuel James 1893 Perth Western Australia
D 1st December 1964 Tuart Hill Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Ann B 1874 Perth Western Australia
D 30th November 1874 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Arthur Sydney B 1876 Perth Western Australia
Catherine B 1879 Perth Western Australia
M FLETCHER Charles Albert 1900 Perth Western Australia
D 1900 Perth 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
9th August 1883 assigned Perth Lot 271Y
1884 granted Fee Simple Perth Lot 271Y
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesWest Australian Perth Thursday 31st August 1893 –  page 4
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial30th August 1893 Perth Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1889 John McNAMARA charged with assaulting his wife with a wooden lath sic