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EPF Disbanded 1887 EPG Gazette October 2011

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2nd Regiment
South Africa Medal
Land Grant
NameRYAN – Stephen
Regiment (s)2nd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2382
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
22nd October 1847 / 20 years / Athlone Roscommon Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 9 in
Fair / Grey / Red / None
Overseas Service/DurationCape of Good Hope – 8 years 7 months
China – 7 months
Length of Service21 years 188 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 7th April 1869 / Chatham
Campaign MedalsKaffir War Medal 1851-1853
Intended Residence at
Cork Hill Cork Ireland
Pension Districts1869 Cork
1873 Greenwich
1874-1903 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/1d per diem
1881 Increased to 1/3½d per diem for six years service Enrolled Pensioner Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st November 1873 Gravesend England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NAVAL BRIGADE 18th February 1874
Date/Place of Birthc1827 Ballyboyle (Ballyboy) Frankford Kings Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
RYAN Michael
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
B c1846 (Marriage)
Date/Place of Marriage16th October 1865 Youghal Cork Ireland
Children by 1st WifeMichael
Mary Jane B 1878 Fremantle Western Australia
Emily B 1880 Fremantle Western Australia
D 31st January 1949 Fremantle Western Australia
Bur Fremantle Cemetery
Louisa B 1882 Fremantle Western Australia
Henry B 1884 Fremantle Western Australia
George B 1886 Fremantle Western Australia
M CROSSLEY Clarice 1951 Western Australia
D 14th July 1967 Bicton WA
Bur Fremantle Cemetery Church of Christ
Arthur Joseph B 1888 Fremantle Western Australia
D 30th May 1950 Cottesloe Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Ernest B 1891 Fremantle Western Australia
D 21st April 1965 Willagee Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
11th November 1881 Assigned North Fremantle Lots P38 and P39 Pensioner road North Fremantle
1.1.14 and 1.0.0 acres respectively
27th December 1883 Title Application
16th June 1884 Deed of Grant issued Title 6/86
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesWestern Mail Saturday 10th February 1900 page 12 Present at fete at Fremantle
The West Australian Monday 30th January 1911 page 3 Obituary Stephen Ryan
The Daily News Saturday 30th September 1922 page 16 Funeral notice of Ann Ryan
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial26th January 1911 Fremantle WA see obituary
Buried Fremantle Cemetery RC
Date/Place of Death/Burial
29th September 1922
Bur Fremantle RC Cemetery
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide index
1851 Stephen Ryan 2382 Private 2nd Ft location Clonmel
1861 Stephen Ryan 2382 Private 1st Bn 2nd Ft location returning from Hong Kong
Discharge at own request at the termination of the second period of limited engagement
November 1880 Stephen Ryan is on the Nominal list for the Enrolled Guard. At the time he was living at the no 1 barracks Fremantle with his wife and 5 children.
Stephen his wife Annie and daughter Emily Jane are all buried in the same grave Fremantle Cemetery RC Mon C 0441