STANFIELD / STANSFIELD / STARFIELD – Charles HEIC Bombay Artillery

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EAST INDIA COMPANY

NameSTANFIELD / STANSFIELD / STARFIELD – Charles
Regiment (s)Honourable East India Company Bombay Artillery
Regiment Number (s) 438
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
May 1839/21/ Not known/Carpenter
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5’8 ½ “/sallow/hazel/light brown
Overseas Service/DurationHEIC 20 years 4 months
Length of Service20 years 4 months
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeBombadier / 7th September 1859 / Woolwich England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Gravesend
Pension Districts1859 Woolwich
1859 2nd East London
1862-1865 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
6th October 1861 Portland England via Cape of Good Hope
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
LINCELLES 28th January 1862
Date/Place of BirthLondon
Date/Place of Baptism24th November 1816 St. Marylebone London England
Father
Date/Place of Birth
STANFIELD William
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Sarah
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
BROUGHTON Alice
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage1864 Perth Western Australia
Children by 1st WifeNone
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
2nd Husband of WifePEARCE – John
Date/Place of Marriage1869 Perth Western Australia
Children by 2nd HusbandNone
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer and Commercial News Wednesday 9 August 1865 page 2 Perth Police Court
The Perth Gazette and Independent Journal of Politics and News Friday 15 July 1864 Stanfield/ Broughton marriage
The West Australian Tuesday 1 January 1884 page 3 Inquest
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial25th August 1865 Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
27th December 1883 Perth Hospital Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationDischarge due to debility and chronic rheumatism

Further Research:

    1. William arrested twice for being drunk in 1865
    2. Wife Alice Pearce dies in miserable conditions – see inquest
    3. Casts some doubt about the marriage of Charles Stanfield the son of William Stanfield being EPG Charles Stanfield