NAUGHTON – Joseph HEIC Bengal 2nd European Battery

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EAST INDIA COMPANY

NameNAUGHTON – Joseph
Regiment (s)Honourable East India Company 2nd Bengal European Battery
Regiment Number (s) Discharge No. 89
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
29th June 1839 / 19 years / Waterford Ireland
Coachman
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6¼ in
Fresh / Grey / Brown /
Overseas Service/DurationHEIC
Length of Service20 years 7 months
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeSergeant / 14th May 1860 / Churnar India
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Kilkenny Ireland
Pension Districts1860 Kilkenny
1865-1881 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1865 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RACEHORSE 10th August 1865
Date/Place of Birthc1820 Kilkenny Kilkenny 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
SMITH Bridget nee BOLGER or BOULGER
c1833 Ireland
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifePatrick B 1863 Not yet known
Margaret B 1866 Western Australia
M McMANUS James John 1902 Perth Western Australia
D 25th August 1929 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Alfred B 1869 Western Australia
D 1869 Fremantle Western Australia
Christopher Joseph B 1870 Western Australia
D 14th June 1935 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Emily (twin) B 1872 Western Australia
M JEFFERY Sidney 1895 Perth Western Australia
D 12th October 1950 Claremont Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Western Australia
Mary (twin) B 1872 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
1st Husband of WifeSMITH Denis
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st HusbandKate B 1858 Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
Perth Lot 148Y
0.2.28 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial28th June 1881 Perth Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
30th August 1911 Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationPurchased Fremantle town Lots 678 and 679. Acreage unknown at £6.0.0 per lot.

Surgeon’s Log “Racehorse” quotes Saturday 3rd June 1865 wife delivered a stillborn child.  Wife had been previously very ill and still remains in very weak state.