REILLY – Patrick 64th Regiment

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64th Regiment Colours

Indian Mutiny Medal w Relief of Lucknow

India General Service Medal (Persia Clasp)

NameREILLY – Patrick
Regiment (s)64th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1181
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
17th September 1835 / 18 years / Enniskillen Fermanagh Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9¼ in
Dark / Brown / Black / None
Overseas Service/DurationJamaica – 1 year 7 months
North America – 2 years 9 months
India – 6 years 5 months
Length of Service21 years 3 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 23rd September 1856 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals64th Regiment received the India General Service Medal Persia clasp and India Mutiny Medal Relief of Lucknow 1857-1859
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Enniskillen Fermanagh Ireland
Pension Districts1856 Enniskillen
1856 2nd West London
1857 Salisbury
1857 2nd Plymouth
1857 Jersey
1858 1st Portsmouth
1858-1874 Western Australia
1874 New Zealand
1874 Victoria
1875 Hobart
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th August 1858 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
EDWIN FOX 20th November 1858
Date/Place of Birthc1817 Rossorry Enniskillen Fermanagh 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
ROBINSON Louisa
Date/Place of Marriage3RD Qtr 1857 East Stonehouse Devon
Children by 1st WifeMary Ann Margaret B 1860 Fremantle WA
D 1861 age 7 months Fremantle
William Thomas B 1862 Fremantle WA
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
30th January 1859-21 January 1874 Assistant warder
Retired after abolition of office due to cessation of transportation
Newspaper ArticlesLaunceston Examiner Tuesday 5th August 1890 page 3 Brief Obituary Patrick Reilly
Departure from Western
Australia
1874 to New Zealand (Lyttleton)
18th January 1874 to Victoria
1875 to Tasmania
Date/Place of Death/Burial4th August 1890 Port Cygnet Tasmania
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Died 1868 age 37 years
Bur 17th March 1868 Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle WA
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide Index
1841 Patrick Reilly 1181 Corporal 64th Foot location Halifax Nova Scotia
1852 Patrick Reilly 1181 Sergeant 64th Location Hyderabad India
Discharge due to Chronic hepatitis and worn out by length of service
Detailed entry for employment with the Convict Establishment page 179-180 in Barker’s ‘Warders and Gaolers’