REILLY / RILEY – Patrick 16th Regiment 2nd Battalion

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NameREILLY / RILEY – Patrick
Regiment (s)16th Regiment 2nd Battalion
Regiment Number (s) 90
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
5th August 1846 / 19 years 9 months / Birr Kings Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6¾ in
Sallow / Grey / Black / None
Overseas Service/DurationWest Indies – 1 year 239 days
Canada – 1 year 207 days
Length of Service14 years 252 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 7th May 1861 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Tullamore Ireland
Pension Districts1861 Tullamore
Pension Paid9d per diem
1878 increased to 1/2d per diem for service to Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th October 1866 Portsmouth Hampshire England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CORONA 22nd December 1866
Date/Place of Birthc1826 Killoughey Frankfort Kings 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
FAULKNER Bridget nee BRACKEN
B Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage1870 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 1st WifeMichael B Not yet known
M Not yet known
D 1954 Williams Western Australia
Joseph B Not yet known
M CASEY Mary 20th
 November 1889 Perth Western Australia
D 1905 Western Australia
Mary B 1868 Perth Western Australia (RC)
D 1869 aged 7 months Perth Western Australia
Patrick B 1870 Perth Western Australia
M O’MARA Annie 1906 Perth Western Australia
D 1955 Perth Western Australia
William John B 1872 Perth Western Australia (RC)
M Not yet known
D 1960 Perth Western Australia
Esther Margaret B 1874 Perth Western Australia
M Not yet known
D 1915 Subiaco Western Australia
James B 1877 Perth Western Australia
M 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
7th August 1882 granted York location sub. 275
6.0.9 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial30th May 1886 York Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1888 Perth Western Australia
East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationReilly family lived in Perth 1868 – 1877, then in York 1878 – 1885 (relative’s account in Broomhall)