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46th Regiment South Devonshire
Land Grant
NameSTONE – Frederick / Fredrick
Regiment (s)46th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 648
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
19th October 1833 / 18 years / Melton Magna  Norfolk  England
Description – Height
5 Ft 7 in
Fresh / Hazel / Brown / Scar on right toe
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 4 years 130 days
West Indies – 3 years
North America – 2 years 249 days
Length of Service14 Years 59 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 11th January 1848 / Chatham England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
West Basham near Fakenham Norfolk England
Pension Districts1848 Norwich
1849 Lynn
1851-1886 Western Australia
Pension Paid6d per diem
Increased to 1/1½d per diem 1st September 1874 for 15 years 5 months service to the Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st February 1851 Falmouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MERMAID 15th May 1851
Date/Place of Birth1815 West Basham  Norfolk England
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
MONEY  Winifred
1818  Norfolk England
Date/Place of Marriage11th December 1850 East Barsham  Norfolk England
Children by 1st WifeFrederick bap 12th September 1851 Lime Kilns Western Australia
M DOUGLAS Emily 7th March 1880 Perth Western Australia
D 29th May 1929 Parkerville Western Australia
bur Wesleyan Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Edward  B  7th April 1853  Perth Western Australia
M BOYER Elizabeth Kate 17th December 1880 Western Australia
D 7th October 1883 Roebourne Western Australia
Frances aka Fanny B 6th November 1854
M TURBETT David 1902 Perth Western Australia
D 25th July 1906 Western Australia
bur Wesleyan Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
George B 1856 Lime Kilns Western Australia
M EDWARDS Eliza 31st March 1883 Draper Memorial Church Adelaide South Australia
D October 1922 North Perth Western Australia
bur Wesleyan Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Isaac B 1858 Perth Western Australia
D 20th November 1859 Perth Western Australia
bur Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
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
Perth lot Y28 3 roods
17th January 1865 Title Application Title 2051
Occupation after
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette and Independent Journal of Politics and News 26th January 1855 –  page 2 – helps capture convicts for which Governor grants a gratuity
Inquirer  25th February 1863 – page 2a – subscribed to Lancashire Relief Fund
West Australian  7th July 1886 – page 3 – Funeral Notice Frederick
Western Mail  Saturday 3rd February 1906 –  page 17 – Death Fanny TURBETT
The Daily News Saturday 17th November 1883 page 3 Death of Edward
The Daily News Monday 16th October 1922 – page 7 – Funeral George Stone
Departure from Western
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial6th July 1886 Perth Western Australia
Wesleyan Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
6th October 1885 Perth Western Australia
Wesleyan Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateCons 3404 Item 1886/800
Further Information1841 Census (HO 107/771/4/13) for Docking Union Norfolk Syderstone – Winifred MONEY (20) a servant in the home of John STEWART a minister
British Army Worldwide Index
1841 Frederick Stone 648 Private 46th Foot location Gibraltar
Discharge due to chronic dysentery first occurred while serving in the West Indies
Frederick Stone was one of the 5 pensioners who joined the Mermaid at Portsmouth to fill the vacancies in the Convict guard left by sickness and death.He suffered from hepatitis for most of the voyage of the Mermaid and was sent to the Military hospital on arrival in the Colony. The Surgeon Superintendent also mentioned he had previously had his loins injured by a horse.
6th March 1860 – Stone requested he have a 4 roomed cottage built on his grant Y 28 at a cost of £110
29th January 1864 – subscribed to Greenough Fire Fund
24th March 1863 – donated to the appeal for the relief of distressed cotton workers in England
2nd February 1877 – Frederick was convicted of assaulting his wife and sentenced to one month’s prison, during which time half his pension was suspended and the other half paid to his wifePurchased Land – 1st December 1868 – application to purchase Perth lots Y153 and Y154 at £6 per lot – granted 8th December 1868
14th January 1869 – application to purchase Perth lots Y184 and Y185 at £6 per lot – granted 26th January 1869
Frederick Stone wrote his will 5th July 1886 appointing his son George as sole executor. He left all his personal estate to his children Frederick, George and Fanny absolutely and in equal shares. His real estate he also left to the 3 children as tenants in common. The witnesses were Martin O’Dea and Michael O’Dea.