STOKES – Michael Honourable East India Company Bengal Artillery

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NameSTOKES – Michael
Regiment (s)Honourable East India Company Bengal Artillery
Regiment Number (s) Discharge No. 255
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
c1821 / 21 years / Limerick Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 9 in
Dark / Blue / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationHEIC
Length of Service21 years 1 month
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeGunner / 13th May 1846 / India
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
London Middlesex England
Pension Districts1846 2nd North London District
 1850-1858 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
4th March 1850 Portsmouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SCINDIAN 1st June 1850
Date/Place of Birthc1801 Limerick Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
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 WifeNone known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
July 1850 assigned and occupied land at Freshwater Bay
February 1858 applied for Titles P222 and P242 at Freshwater Bay
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1858 date and location not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information8th January 1825 embarked from England for India per Hythe
13th May 1846 embarked from India for England per Walmer Castle