PARKE – James 7th Regiment

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NamePARKE – James
Regiment (s)7th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 161
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
25th August 1819 / 18 years / Dublin Dublin Ireland
Cordwainer or Shoemaker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9¾ in
Sallow / Hazel / Grey / None
Overseas Service/DurationMediterranean – 10 years 6 months
Length of Service21 years 136 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 4th January 1842 / Gibraltar
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Carlow Ireland
Pension Districts1842 Carlow
1848 1st Manchester
1848 Drogheda
1851-1873 Western Australia
Pension Paid11½d 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 Birthc October 1801 Mohill Leitrim 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
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
2nd WifeBRENNAN Mary
c1790 Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 2nd WifeHenry B c1839 possibly Gibraltar
bap November 1842 Cavan Ireland
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial6th or 7th November 1873 Mt. Eliza Depot Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
1st Wife
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
2nd Wife
21st February Fremantle Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information