THROSSELL – Michael 17th Dragoons / Lancers

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NameTHROSSELL – Michael
Regiment (s)17th Dragoons / Lancers
Regiment Number (s) 301
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
28th November 1827 / 18 years / Hounslow Middlesex England
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
 5 Ft 10 ½ in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationNone
Length of Service8 years 318 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 12 October 1836 / Not yet known
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not stated
Pension Districts1836 Drogheda
1845 Cambridge
1846 Northampton
1850-1855 Western Australia
Pension Paid6d 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 Birth3rd April 1809 Titchmarsh Northamptonshire England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
THROSSELL Thomas
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
FREYER Mary
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
LEDSAM / LIDSAM Jane Ann
c1810
Date/Place of Marriage1832 Cork Ireland
Children by 1st WifeThomas B 1835
D Not yet known
George B 23rd May 1840 Fermoy Ireland
M MORRELL Anne 6th June 1861 Perth Western Australia
D 30th August 1910 Northam Western Australia
Charles  B c1844 Ireland
D Not yet known
John William  B c1848
D Not yet known
Mary Jane B 5th September 1850 Fremantle Western Australia
M RANFORD  Henry Howard 17th August 1869 Port Adelaide South Australia
D 1919 Marrickville New South Wales Australia
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
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Police Sergeant then Inspector
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette 14th June 1850
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial27th April 1855 Perth Western Australia
28th April 1855 Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
2nd October 1854 Perth Western Australia
3rd October 1854 Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationDischarged through being injured by a horse falling on him and the metatarsal bones in his left foot damaged
Burial gives name as John Michael THROSSELLThis Enrolled Pensioner is the Grandfather of Hugo THROSSELL winner of Victoria Cross from World War 1.  Father George THROSSELL.