NUGENT – Robert 60th Rifles

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Name NUGENT – Robert
Regiment (s) 60th Rifles
Regiment Number (s) 949
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
22 June 1832 / 18 years / Dublin Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9¼ in
Fair / Blue / Sandy / None
Overseas Service/Duration Gibraltar – 5 years 5 months
Jamaica – 2 years 11 months
Quebec – 3 years 1 month
Length of Service 21 years 34 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 10th June 1853 / Birr Ireland
Campaign Medals None
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Dublin Ireland
Pension Districts 1853 – 58 2nd Dublin
1859 Western Australia
1862-1869 New South Wales
Pension Paid 1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1859 Plymouth Devon England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SULTANA 19th August 1859
Date/Place of Birth 1814 Newtown Kildare Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Siblings Nit yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Did not marry
Date/Place of Marriage Not applicable
Children by 1st Wife None
Land Grants Western
Australia
Not applicable
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Not yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
1862 transferred to Sydney but not clear how and when left Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial 4th March 1869 Sydney New South Wales
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not applicable
Will or Probate None known
Further Information The only recorded burial of a Robert Nugent in 1869 in New South Wales is at Braidwood about 200 miles south of Sydney.