TOOLE – Patrick 62nd and 29th Regiment

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62nd Wiltshire Regiment of Foot

29th Regiment Worcestershire Crest

Punjab Medal (Chilianwala Clasp)

Land Grant

Regiment (s)62nd and 29th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2505 / 2638
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
25th September 1843 / 18 years / Liverpool England
Description – Height
5 Ft 5½ in
Sallow / Blue / Light Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 12 years 9 months
Length of Service18 years 49 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 12th November 1861 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsPunjab Medal with Chillianwallah clasp
Intended Residence at
Preston Lancashire England
Pension Districts1861 Preston
1862 Bermuda
1863-1884 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1878 Increased to 1/6d per diem for service Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th October 1862 Gravesend England (via Bermuda)
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MERCHANTMAN 15th February 1863
Date/Place of Birth1825 Mylock Galway 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
SIMPSON Elizabeth nee MURRAY
c1833 Preston Lancashire England
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeJoseph B 1856 Preston Lancashire England
Thomas B 1865 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1886 Western Australia
John William bap 23rd February 1867 Fremantle Western Australia
D 15th March 1867 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
William bap 23rd February 1867 Western Australia
D 1st March 1867 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
Agnes B 18th March 1869 Western Australia
D 1869 Western Australia (aged 2 months)
bur Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
1st Husband of WifeSIMPSON John
Date/Place of MarriageJune 1854 Preston Lancashire England
Children by 1st HusbandNot yet known
Land Grants Western
North Fremantle Lot P50
1.3.36 acres
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesWest Australian Friday 4th May 1906 – page 6 (written as O’TOOLE)
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial29th December 1884 Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
April 1906 Perth Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1875 Pension suspended for selling Porter without a license

Pension increased/decreased/increased over period 1878/1879/1887