POLLETT / POLLITT – Thomas 50th Regiment

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William Thomas Pollet by Peter Conole and Jean McDonald – April 2009 EPG Gazette

50th Regiment Cap Badge

NamePOLLETT / POLLITT – Thomas
Regiment (s)50th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1517
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
20th April 1840 / 19 years / Liverpool Lancashire England
Collier
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 5¾ in
Sallow / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationNew South Wales – 120 days
East Indies – 6 years 191 days
Length of Service8 years 143 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate/ 12th September 1848 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Bolton Lancashire England
Pension Districts1848 Bolton
1852 1st Liverpool
1853 Leeds
1857 Newcastle
1858-1862 Western Australia
Pension Paid8d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th March 1858 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
LORD RAGLAN 1st June 1858
Date/Place of Birthc1821 Atley Wigan Lancashire England
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
UNKNOWN Mary
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeHybert Raglan B 4th May 1858 At sea
D 1858 At sea
Edward bap 1859 Fremantle Western Australia
Jane B c1859 Western Australia
M O’NEIL Peter 1877 Geraldton Western Australia
D 1935 Geraldton Western Australia
William B Not yet known
M AHERN Mary Ann 1883 Geraldton Western Australia
Abraham B 1859 Not yet known
M HEDGES Ada Jane not yet known
D 26th September 1912 Perth Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
William Thomas B 1860 Western Australia
M GOODBODY Mary Jane 1886 Roebourne Western Australia
D 20th September 1924 South Fremantle Fremantle Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery 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
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/Burial18th February 1862 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information