SMITH / SMYTH – James 99th Regiment

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99th Regiment Lanarkshire

NameSMITH / SMYTH James
Regiment (s)99th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1099
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
29th December 1838 / 19 years/Athlone Roscommon
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8 in
Sallow / Grey / Dark Brown (turning grey)
Overseas Service/DurationAustralian Colonies – 13 years 4 months
Length of Service23 years 32 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 10th January 1862 / Cork
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Athlone Ireland
Pension Districts1862 Athlone
1863 Tilbury
1863 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/1d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
15th March 1863 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLYDE 29th May 1863
Date/Place of Birth1819 St. John’s Athlone Roscommon 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
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
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
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
Not applicable
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial25th May 1874 Western Australia
Bur Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle WA
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide Index
1841 James Smith 1099 Private location Dublin
1851 James Smith 1099 Private Van Diemen’s Land
1861 James Smyth 1099 Private location Cork
Discharge at own request after 21 years service
The 99th regiment served from 1843-1856 in NSW, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia