SLY – Robert 14th Regiment

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NameSLY – Robert
Regiment (s)14th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1029
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
24th September 1832 / 20 years / Freshford Kilkenny Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8 in
Freckled / Hazel / Auburn / None
Overseas Service/DurationWest Indies – 5 years 1 month
North America – 6 years 2 months
Length of Service21 years 19 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 28th November 1853 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Carlow Carlow Ireland
Pension Districts1853 Carlow
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1873 increased to 1/3d for 15 years 11 months service to the Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th January 1856 Plymouth Devon England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
WILLIAM HAMMOND 29th March 1856
Date/Place of Birth1812 Old Leighlin Carlow Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
SLY Walter
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
HICKEY Mary nee MOLLOY
B 1811 Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage9th December 1854 Carlow Ireland
Children by 1st WifeHICKEY Bridget
B c1841 Ireland
M DAVIS Thomas 1864 York Western Australia
D Not yet known
UNKNOWN Edward Robert
B 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
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Farmer
Newspaper ArticlesThe Inquirer & Commercial News (Perth) Wednesday 27 May 1868 page 2
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial15th April 1875 York Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1880 York Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationSigned a petition to the Legislative Council seeking (and supporting) improvements to Fremantle Harbour and improved rail access