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TRUEMAN – John 86th and 64th Regiment

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86th Regiment
64th Regiment Colours
NameTRUEMAN – John
Regiment (s)86th and 64th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2176 – 86th Regiment
3455 – 64th Regiment
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
21st January 1843 / 21 years / Dublin Dublin Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 8½ in
Dark / Grey / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 14 years 6 months
Length of Service18 years 17 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeSergeant / 5th February 1861 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Arklow Wicklow Ireland also Invalid Depot Chatham
Pension Districts1861 Carlow
1864 Tilbury
1864-1866 Western Australia
1866-1872 New Zealand
Pension Paid1/3d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
London England date not known
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLARA 13th April 1864
Date/Place of Birthc1822 Kilbride Arklow Wicklow Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
IVES nee SULLIVAN Susannah
Date/Place of Marriage1st May 1854 Karrachie (sic) Lower Scinde India
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
2nd WifeFARROW Jane nee DICKSON
Date/Place of Marriage12th July 1864 Fremantle Western Australia
Children by 2nd WifeNot yet known
1st Husband of WifeFARROW Thomas – Enrolled Pensioner 45th Regiment arrived “York” 1862
c1819 Bury St. Edmunds Suffolk England
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st HusbandNot yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
24th April 1866 to South Australia per “Emily Smith”  then continued to New Zealand
Date/Place of Death/Burial23rd November 1871 Wellington New Zealand
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
1st Wife
15th February 1864 at sea
Buried at sea
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide Index
1851 John Trueman 2176 Corporal 86th Foot location Poona India
Discharge due to chronic rheumatism and dysentery, worn outThe Clara’s Surgeons Journal reported:

    1. January 29th Mrs Trueman dangerously ill chest complaint
    2. February 9th Sinking
    3. February 15th Died buried at sea