QUINN / QUIN – Patrick Royal Artillery 8th Battalion and 25th Brigade Depot

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NameQUINN / QUIN – Patrick
Regiment (s)Royal Artillery 8th Battalion and 25th Brigade Depot
Regiment Number (s) 1 – 25th Brigade Depot
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
4th November 1846 / 18 years / Londonderry Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7 in
Fair / Grey / Light Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationCape of Good Hope – 6 years 202 days
Bengal East Indies – 6 years 146 days
Length of Service21 years 205 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeSergeant Major / 26th May 1868 / Netley Hampshire England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Ipswich England
Pension Districts1868 Ipswich
1869 Woolwich
1871-1891 Western Australia
Pension Paid2/6d per diem
1881 Increased to 2/11d per diem for service Enrolled Force Western Australia
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
6th October 1870 London England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
STRATHMORE 29th January 1871
Date/Place of Birthc18 Stranorler Gort Lebreth Donegal 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
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette 3rd February 1871 – Shipping Intelligence
The West Australian Perth  Friday 25th September 1885 – page 3
The West Australian Perth Tuesday 6th October 1885 – page 3
The West Australian Perth Friday 9th October 1885 – page 3
The West Australian Perth Saturday 10th October 1885 – page 3
Eastern Districts Chronicle York Saturday 10th October 1885 – page 3
The Inquirer and Commercial News Perth Wednesday 14th October 1885 – page 2
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial4th February 1903 Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information8th October 1885 Convicted of unlawfully carnally know a girl 10 years.  Sentenced to 2 years in prison.  Half pay suspended.  Other half paid to wife.

Shipping Intelligence from newspaper 3rd February 1871 states “man and wife arrived”.