STEWART – Thomas 91st 53rd and 87th Regiment

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NameSTEWART – Thomas
Regiment (s)91st 53rd and 87th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2015 – 91st Regiment
730 – 87th Regiment
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
2nd January 1844 / 17 years 8 months / Perth Scotland
Blacksmith
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7¼ in
Fresh / Blue / Dark / Balk
Overseas Service/DurationEast India – 15 years 4 months
China – 1 year 2 months
Length of Service21 years 260 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 30th May 1865 / Portsmouth England
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal with Relief of Lucknow clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Greenwich England
Pension Districts1865 Paisley
1865 2nd Glasgow
1867-1898 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/1½d per diem
1887 Increased to 1/7d per diem for service in Enrolled Force Western Australia
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
18th April 1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NORWOOD 13th July 1867
Date/Place of Birthc1826 Perth Scotland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
STEWART Donald
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
MATHEWS Kate
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
Wellington Turkey Point Lot P404
10 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial14th December 1898 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information2nd May 1881 letter written recommending STEWART Thomas for the Enrolled Guard to replace SHEEHAN Patrick on his resignation.  Letter held SRO WA