TONRY / TOAMY / TOMY – William 19th Regiment

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Name TONRY / TOAMY / TOMY – William
Regiment (s) 19th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2387
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
19th October 1848 / 24 years / Castlebar Mayo Ireland
Labourer and Painter
Description – Height
6 Ft
Fresh / grey / Light brown / Gunshot wounds to calf, left knee and back
Overseas Service/Duration Crimea – no time given
Length of Service 6 years 279 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 24th July 1855 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals Crimea Medal with Alma clasp
Turkish Crimea Medal
Intended Residence at
Not stated
Pension Districts 1855-1857 Roscommon
1862 1st East London
1862-1866 Western Australia
1868-1873 Melbourne Victoria
1873-1879 Adelaide South Australia (living in Narracoorte in 1873)
Pension Paid 9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th March 1862 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NORWOOD 9th June 1862
Date/Place of Birth 1824 Kilglass Strokestown Roscommon Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
UNKNOWN Margaret (Tentative)
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Did not marry
Date/Place of Marriage Not applicable
Children by 1st Wife Not applicable
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Not yet known
Departure from Western
Left sometime in 1865 – 1866 by unknown ship
Date/Place of Death/Burial Not yet known
Will or Probate None known
Further Information Little known of William Tonry once he departed Western Australia