REED – Samuel 73rd Regiment

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73rd Regiment Colours

NameREED – Samuel
Regiment (s)73rd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 93
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
29th December 1821 / 18 years / Weedon Northampton England
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 11½ in
Fair / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 2 years 7 months
Malta – 4 years 10 months
Ionian Islands – 3 years 10 months
North America – 1 year 3 months
Length of Service17 years 248 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 8th January 1839 / Not stated
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not stated
Pension Districts1840 1st East London
1853-1859 Western Australia
1861 – March 1879 Sydney New South Wales
Pension Paid9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
22nd November 1852 London England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
DUDBROOK 7th February 1853
Date/Place of Birthc1803 Epping Essex 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
SIMPSON Elizabeth or Eliza
B c1810 Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeSarah B 1862  Not yet known
D 1865 Not yet known
Rose B 1865 Not yet known
D Not 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 ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
9th November 1859 to South Australia with wife Elizabeth per “Champion”
1861 – March 1879 pension paid Sydney New South Wales Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial4th October 1883 unknown location (tentative)
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1st February 1865 unknown location (tentative)
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information