NUGENT – William HEIC Bengal Artillery

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Name NUGENT – William
Regiment (s) Honourable East India Company Bengal Artillery
Regiment Number (s) Discharge No: 43
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
c1837 / Age not known / Waterford Ireland
Farrier or Clerk
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8¼ in
Fresh / Blue / Brown / Gunshot wound to right angle
Overseas Service/Duration HEIC
Length of Service 10 years 4 months
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Corporal / 25th May 1847 / India
Campaign Medals Not yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not yet known
Pension Districts 1849 Clonmel
1851-1872 Western Australia
Pension Paid 9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
13th March 1851 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
PYRENEES 28th June 1851
Date/Place of Birth Not yet known
Date/Place of Baptism 21st November 1814 Newcastle Waterford Ireland
Father
Date/Place of Birth
NUGENT James
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
FAHEY Margaret
Not yet known
Siblings Mary bap 24th July 1816 Newcastle Waterford Ireland
Margaret bap 29th December 1818 Newcastle Waterford Ireland
Catherine bap 30th June 1821 Newcastle Waterford Ireland
Honor bap 3rd April 1824 Newcastle Waterford Ireland
Michael bap 10th December 1826 Newcastle Waterford Ireland
Edmund bap 22nd July 1829 Newcastle Waterford Ireland
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
CLEARY Joanna
Not yet known
19th May 1816 Dungarvan Waterford Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage 3rd November 1834 Dungarvan Waterford Ieland
Children by 1st Wife John bap c 11th March 1849 Dungarvan Waterford Ireland
M GOODBODY Ann 11th November 1879 Perth Western Australia
D 10th July 1922 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Joanna B 24th August 1855 Fremantle Western Australia
bap 2nd September 1855
bur 6th January 1856 Fremantle Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
CLEARY Thomas
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Maria
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Inquirer Perth 3rd March 1852
Inquirer Perth 16th June 1852
Daily News Perth 17th January 1895
West Australian Perth 18th January 1895
Daily News Perth 10th July 1922
West Australian Perth 11th July 1922
Daily News Perth 14th July 1922
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 28th November 1872 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
17th January 1895 Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or Probate None known
Further Information