TULLY – Brian / Bryan 32nd Regiment

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32nd Cornwall Regiment Foot Badge

Indian Mutiny Medal with Lucknow Clasp

NameTULLY – Brian / Bryan
Regiment (s)32nd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 3704
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
22nd March 1853 / 18 years / Dublin
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6½ in
Sallow / Hazel / Dark brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies (Bengal) – 6 years 10 months
Length of Service8 years 181 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate /  29th October 1860 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal with Defence of Lucknow clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Dublin Ireland
Pension Districts1860 1st Dublin District
1862 Tilbury
1862-1875
Off Pension
1886-1894 Western Australia
Pension Paid6d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th March 1832 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NORWOOD 9th June 1862
Date/Place of Birth1835 Kilbarry Navan Meath Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
FARRELLY Philip
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Unknown Elizabeth
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
COURTNEY Mary Ann
c1836 Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage25th January 1862 Church of the Immaculate Conception Marlborough St Dublin Ireland
Children by 1st WifePhilip Stephen  B 30th January 1863 Fremantle Western Australia
bap 3rd February 1863 St Mary’s Cathedral Perth Western Australia
M BAGLEY Margaret Ann 2nd August 1886 Greenough Western Australia
D 7th January 1922 Walkaway Western Australia
bur Greenough Western Australia
Mary B 13th October 1864 Fremantle Western Australia
M CAR(E)Y Walter 1887 Fremantle Western Australia
D 15th October 1934 Fremantle Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Western Australia
Elizabeth B 22 Apr 1866 Perth Barracks/Fremantle Western Australia
bap 29th May 1866 St Mary’s Cathedral Perth Western Australia
M CARLYON William Charles 27th April 1887 Geraldton Western Australia
D 4th December 1957 Royal Perth Hospital Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Joseph Bernard B 2nd February 1868 Western Australia
M WALSH Ellen Mary 1st March 1897 St Patrick’s Fremantle Western Australia
D Not yet known
Michael B 20th July 1869/70?
D Not yet known
Rose Anne/Anna B 7th July 1871 Western Australia
D 5th July 1873
Agnes B 16 June 1873 Western Australia
D Not yet known
Michael Joseph B 20th July 1875 Geraldton Western Australia
M MacAULAY Margaret 1912 Katanning Western Australia
D 19th January 1925  Claremont Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Agnes Teresa B 3rd February 1879 Western Australia
M QUELCH John James 5th October 1899 Fremantle Western Australia
D 13th November 1959 East Fremantle Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
COURTNEY James
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Roseanna
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
Granted Swan Location 1075 (Butler’s Swamp) of 12 Acres: applied for full title 20th April 1886
Occupation after
Arrival
Assistant Warder 10 February 1864 -18th January 1871 (Barker page 205/6)
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer and Commercial News Wednesday 14th April 1875 page 3 Fraud charge
West Australian 4th July 1894 (Inquest into Fatal Accident)
Inquirer and Commercial News Friday 6th July 1894 page 23 Result of ‘Accidental Death’ at inquest
The West Australian 11th January 1922 page 1 Death notice Philip Tully
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1st July 1894 South Fremantle Western Australia (struck by a buggy at Beaconsfield)
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
21st March 1910 44 Orient St South Fremantle  Western Australia
22nd March 1910 Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationApplying for a job with the Convict Service Bryan Tully declared under Oath he was born 21st March 1832.
When Brian Tully married Mary Ann Courtney he used the name Michael Farrelly his parents being Philip and Elizabeth Farrelly which must have been his baptismal name. For some unknown reason he enlisted in the British army as Philip Tully and that is how he is known in any military document. When he came to Western Australia he had his children baptised as either Tully or Farrelly or both. They used the name Tully throughout their lives.Discharge due to gunshot wound of the left shoulder 12th August at Lucknow and chronic dysentery
21st January 1872 Pension suspended for 84 days for desertion from the Enrolled Force
28th June 1872 James Morrison, expiree charged with violently and unlawfully assaulting Bryan Tully at the Crown and Anchor hotel
3 July 1872 Bryan Tully was admitted to the Military Hospital in a dangerous state.
1873 Bryan Tully petitioned the Governor for a pension or gratuity detailing a head injury he received in the course of his duty as a warder when assisting a Water Police constable. Governor Weld replied he had forfeited all claims to a pension or gratuity when he deserted the Enrolled Force
14th November 1874 Convicted Geraldton of not fulfilling engagement to work in the Geraldine mine – sent to prison for 3 months -suspended
7th April 1875 Imprisoned for 3 months for obtaining money under false pretences – pension suspended
20th July 1875 Pension to be paid to wife and family during the 6 months imprisonment and on release to be struck off the pension list
16 February 1886 Pension restored at the original 6d per day rate