NEVILLS / NEVILLE – James 59th Regiment

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NameNEVILLS / NEVILLE – James
Regiment (s)59th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 818
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
10th March 1831 / 18 years 2 months / Birr Kings County Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8¼ in
Fresh / Hazel / Fair / None
Overseas Service/DurationMediterranean – 6 years 154 days
West Indies – 2 years 271 days
Length of Service21 years 44 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 26th April 1852 / Fermoy Cork Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Jersey
Pension Districts1852 Athlone
1854 Athlone transferred to 3rd Plymouth
1855 Western Australia
1856 South Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th April 1855 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
ADELAIDE 18th July 1855
Date/Place of Birthc1813 Kilbeggan Westmeath 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
WELSH Elizabeth possibly remarried John Martin 7th April 1874 Adelaide South Australia (If this was the case her father was William Welsh) (Tentative)
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeBernard B 1850 Ireland (Tentative)
M WATSON Annie 15th December 1887 St Bartholomew’s Norwood South Australia
D 31st December 1832 Norwood South Australia
Frances B 1852 Ireland (Tentative)
M HODGE Thomas George 25th October 1873 Wesleyan Parsonage Adelaide South Australia
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer and Commercial News Wednesday 15th October 1856 page 3
The Express and Telegraph Friday 23rd December 1887 page 2 Marriage of Bernard Nevills
Departure from Western
Australia
12th October 1856 to South Australia per Frances
Date/Place of Death/BurialD 8th April 1867 Redruth Burra South Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationPassage to South Australia £25/7/3 paid from stoppage from pension.