STARK – James 9th Regiment

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NameSTARK – James
Regiment (s)9th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1791
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
25th September 1840 / 19 years / Not yet known
Joiner
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6 in
Dark / Grey / Dark / Wound on right hand
Overseas Service/DurationEast India – 4 years 260 days
Length of Service6 years 243 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 25th May 1847 /Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsSutlej Medal 1845-46 with Moodkee clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
North Shields
Pension Districts1847 1st North London District
1847 Hull
1850 Western Australia
Pension Paid6d per diem
Increased in Western Australia amount not stated
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
4th March 1850 Portsmouth Hampshire England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SCINDIAN 1st June 1850
Date/Place of Birthc1821 South Leith Roxburghshire England
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/BurialBelieved to be 18th June 1888 near Geraldton
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationWounded in right hand in 1845 in East Indies.
1888 police report of death states finding of dead man by David Warren believed to be James Stark.