REILLY / RIELY – John 57th Regiment

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Name REILLY / RIELY – John
Regiment (s) 57th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 995
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
22nd January 1838 / 20 years / Dublin Ireland
Tailor
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7½ in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration Malta – 10 months
East Indies – 8 years
Length of Service 18 years 293 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Corporal / 10th October 1856 / Birr Barracks Ireland
Campaign Medals None
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Dublin Ireland
Pension Districts 1856 Birr
1857 Dublin
1859-1902 Western Australia
Pension Paid 9d per diem
12th May 1874 Increased to 1/3½d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1859 Plymouth Devon England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SULTANA 19th August 1859
Date/Place of Birth 1818 St Mary’s Dublin Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
REILLY John
B 1795 Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
O’HARA Kathleen
B 1800 Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
STAFFORD Mary Ann
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage 1849 Monaghan Ireland
Children by 1st Wife John B 1857 Ireland
D 28th August 1919 Midland Junction Western Australia
Mary Ann B 1858 Ireland
M BLECHYNDEN Henry George 1874 York Western Australia
D 26th December 1923 Beverley Western Australia
bur Edwards Crossing Beverley Western Australia
Eliza Jane B 1860 Fremantle Western Australia
D Not yet known
Margaret B 1861 Western Australia
M O’NEAL John 1885 Guildford Western Australia
D 22nd May 1932 Western Australia
Ellen B 1862 Perth Western Australia
M 1) McDONALD Robert 5th January 1885 Western Australia
M 2) GREY Edward Edwin 1900 Guildford Western Australia
D 14th June 1910 Midland Junction Western Australia
Tarrans/Terence Edward B 15th August 1864 Guildford Western Australia
M McLOUGHLIN Bridget 1894 unknown location
D 25 September 1931
William B 1867 Guildford Western Australia
M McCARTHY Mary Ann Charlotte 1900 Perth Western Australia
D August 1919 Western Australia
Catherine B 1871 Guildford Western Australia
M McDONOUGH Frederick 1891 Guildford Western Australia
D 24th November 1932 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
Swan Location 47
Occupation after
Arrival
Assistant Warder
Newspaper Articles West Australian 17th September 1902 – page 6
West Australian Tuesday 15th June 1915 – page 1
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 15th September 1902 Guildford Western Australia
17th September 1902 Roman Catholic Section  Guildford Cemetery Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
15th June 1912 Locksley Hall Stirling Street Perth Western Australia
Will or Probate None known
Further Information John Reilly’s house at 53 Helena Street Guildford is listed by the National Trust (Lot 83)

Purchased Lot 83 Guildford