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O’BYRNE / O’BRYNE – Patrick 86th 32nd and 12th Regiment 1st Battalion

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86th Regiment
32nd Cornwall Regiment Foot Badge
12th Suffolk Regiment C3333ap Badge
Name O’BYRNE / O’BRYNE – Patrick
Regiment (s)86th 32nd and 12th Regiment 1st Battalion
Regiment Number (s) 86th Regiment – 585
32 Regiment – 1571
12th Regiment –  1696
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
5th December 1832 / 20 years / Newry, Armagh, Ireland.
Description – Height
5 Ft 6¾ in
Sallow / Grey / Black / None
Overseas Service/DurationMauritius – 4 years 6 months
Canada – 3 years 3 months
Cape of Good Hope – 3 months
Length of Service20 years 148 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 21st June 1853 / Belfast Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Daventry  Northamptonshire England
Pension Districts1853 Northampton
1855-1883 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1868 increased to 1/3d 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 Birthc1812 Kiltahirt Carrick-on-Shannon Leitrim Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
COX / COCK Elizabeth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage1849/Daventry/ Northampton England
Children by 1st WifeWilliam John B 1851 Brompton, England
D 18 March 1865 Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
Elizabeth B 24th January 1856 Fremantle Western Australia
M FULLER Thomas 1874 Fremantle Western Australia
D 23rd November 1938 Beaconsfield Fremantle Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Patrick B 1858 Fremantle Western Australia
M BOX Mary Jane 1884 Fremantle Western Australia
D 16th July 1929 North Fremantle Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Frances B 1860 Fremantle Western Australia
M LANGRIDGE Emma 29th September 1885 Fremantle Western Australia
D 18th June 1926 North Fremantle Western Australia
Bur Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
James B 25th May 1863 Fremantle Western Australia
M ENRIGHT Mary Jane 1883 Fremantle Western Australia
D 9th September 1917 Geraldton Western Australia
Johanna Elizabeth B 10th October 1865 Fremantle
M CLOUGH Edward Wills 1886 Western Australia
D 16th June 1941 Midland Western Australia
Matthew B 7th January 1870 Fremantle Western Australia
M LEWIS Elizabeth 1896 Fremantle Western Australia
D 20th October 1936 Cottesloe Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Mary B 21st June 1872 Fremantle Western Australia
M JENSEN Charles Date and place unknown
M O’NEILL Terrence 1924 Fremantle Western Australia
D 25th January 1938 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Land Grants Western
Lot P4 North Fremantle First Occupier EPG Patrick Hart (Mermaid)
Acreage unknown
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesThe West Australian Tuesday 6th November 1883 page 3 sale of P 4 North Fremantle
The Daily News Friday 1st October 1885 page 3 Marriage of Francis
Geraldton Guardian and Express Monday 22nd July 1919 page 2 death of Patrick
Also Western Mail Thursday 25th July 1929 page 25
West Australian Thursday 18th July 1929 page 16
Departure from Western
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial10th June 1883 Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
15th August 1874 Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle (Western Australian BMDs say she died 1872)
Will or ProbateWill available Western Australian State Records Office Cons 3403/1883/685
Further InformationBritish Army, Worldwide Index
1841 Patrick O’Byrne 1571 32nd foot (ex 86th) location Toronto and St. Helens, Canada
1851 Patrick O’Bryne (sic) 12th Regt 585/1696 location Chatham
1851 Census Chatham Garrison Hospital Medway Kent Patrick O’Byrne Hospital orderly age 38 Married Army
Discharge: Due to Asthma, impaired vision and worn out from length of service.
On 9th January 1883 Patrick O’Byrne, Military pensioner, made his will appointing his eldest son Patrick as executor. He bequeathed half of the estate to his son Patrick and the custody of his “several small children doing their respective minorities” the other half to be divided equally between his sons Francis O’Byrne and James O’Byrne.
Western Australian State Records Office Cons 3403/1883/685