McSHERRY / McCHERRY – Edward 50th Regiment

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NameMcSHERRY / McCHERRY – Edward
Regiment (s)50th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1592
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
20th April 1841 / 18 years 2 months / Belfast Ireland
Joiner
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7¼ in
Dark / Grey / Dark / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 4 years 147 days
Length of Service5 years 345 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 14th September 1847 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
London England
Pension Districts1847 2nd North London
1847 Belfast
1851 Liverpool
1852 1st Belfast
1852 Monaghan
1853 1st Belfast
1855 1st Glasgow
1856 1st Belfast
1862-1865 Western Australia
1865- South Australia
Pension Paid8d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
6th October 1861 Portland England via Cape of Good Hope
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
LINCELLES 28th January 1862
Date/Place of Birthc1823 Fintond Tyrone Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
McSHERRY Robert
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
SMITH Bridget
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
VALLALY / VALLAY Ellen
c1824 Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeEllen Mary B c1880 Adelaide South Australia
D 1971 Brighton Victoria
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
VALLALY Charles
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
SMITH Mary Ann
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
1865 to South Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial1886 Carlton Victoria
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1887 Victoria
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationRequest to transfer to Melbourne signed 30th June 1870 states “married with 2 children under 14 years”.