SCANNELL – John 27th Regiment

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27th Regiment Inniskilling Crest

Name SCANNELL – John
Regiment (s)27th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 716
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
18th February 1831 / 20 years / Fermoy Cork Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 10¼ in
Fresh / Grey / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationCape of Good Hope – 12 years 229 days
Length of Service21 years 92 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 14th June 1852 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Paisley Scotland
Pension Districts1852 Paisley
1856-1859 Western Australia
1859-1875 South Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th June 1856 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RUNNYMEDE 7th September 1856
Date/Place of Birthc1811 New Town Fermoy Cork Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
SMITH Margaret
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage15th July 1848 St Mary’s Chapel Glasgow Scotland
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesThe Inquirer and Commercial News Perth Wednesday 26th May 1858 – page 2 Indian Relief Fund
Departure from Western
1859 to South Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial1875 South Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information