PORTER – Henry 10th 81st and 107th Regiment

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Indian Mutiny Medal with Lucknow Clasp

Name PORTER – Henry
Regiment (s) 10th 81st and 107th Regiment
Regiment No (s) 2167 / 544 / 1903
Date/Place/Trade or Profession at Attestation 4th May 1844 / Kilkenny Kilkenny Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9½ in
Fair / Grey / Fair / Bullet wound at back of right shoulder
Overseas Service India
Length of Service 21 years 83 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 25th July  1855 / Netley Hampshire England
Campaign Medals Punjab Medal with two clasps
Indian Mutiny Medal with Capture of Lucknow clasp
Residence at Discharge Woolwich Kent England
Pension Districts 1855 Woolwich
1866 Deptford
1866 1st East London
1867 Chatham
1867 Kilkenny
1867 Southampton
1867 Dorchester
Pension Paid 10d per diem
Date of Departure and Place UK or Ireland 12th October1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival Western Australia HOUGOUMONT 9th January 1868
Date/Place of Birth c1826 Abbeyleix Queens (now Laois) 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 Not yet known
1st Wife JOYCE Johannah or Johanna (nee McGRATH)
Date/Place of Marriage 23rd June 1873 Western Australia
Children by 1st Wife Not yet known
1st Husband of Wife JOYCE John – 37th Ft arrived ROBERT SMALL 1853
D 12th March 1872 Western Australia
Date/Place of Marriage Not yet known
Children of 1st Husband Mary Anne B c1848 Not yet known
Catherine B 1854 Fremantle Western Australia
3rd Husband of Wife COOK Henry
D 1886 Western Australia
Date/Place of Marriage 1876 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 3rd Husband Not yet known
Land Grants Western Australia None
Occupation after Arrival Not yet known
Newspaper Articles
Departure from Western Australia Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 18th January 1876 Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial – Wife 1884 Western Australia
Not yet known
Will or Probate None Located
Further Information Died while on duty Fremantle prison