ROONEY – Henry 15th Regiment

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NameROONEY – Henry
Regiment (s)15th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1016
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
14th August 1835 / 19 years / Woodfort Cavan Ireland
Shoemaker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 11 in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationCanada – 2 years
Ceylon – 9 years 8 months
Length of Service21 years 101 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 25th November 1856 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Jersey Channel Islands
Pension Districts1856 Jersey
1857 Exeter
1857 Jersey
1858-1878 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1874 Increased to 1/3d 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 Birthc1816 Navan Meath 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
HINDS or HYMUS Jane
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeRobert B 1859 Fremantle Western Australia
bur 1st April 1861 Fremantle Western Australia
Catherine B 1862 Perth Western Australia
D 1920 Coolgardie 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
None
Occupation after
Arrival
1865 accompanied HUNT on his exploration east of York
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1878 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information