WHITE – William (William John) 10th Regiment

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NameWHITE – William (William John)
Regiment (s)10th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1188
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
1st November 1839 / 18 years / Burnley Lancashire England
Moulder
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
 5 Ft 6 in
Dark / Grey / Brown / Shot in shoulder Goojerat
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 7 years 1 month
Length of Service10 years 281 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 13th August 1850 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Bath Somerset England
Pension Districts1850 Bath
1853 Oxford
1854 Coventry
1855 Western Australia
Pension Paid10d per diem
1874 Increased to 1/3d per diem for service Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th April 1855 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
ADELAIDE 18th July 1855
Date/Place of Birthc1821 Whitcomb Bath Somerset England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
WHITE John
c1778 Chively Berkshire England
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Ann
c1789 Livington Cambridge England
c1814 Not yet known
SiblingsMaryann B c1834 Bath Somerset England
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
PONTING Caroline
bap 9th Dec 1827 Bremhill Wiltshire England
Date/Place of Marriage1851 Somerset England
Children by 1st WifeHenry bap 2nd February 1852 Oxford England
William John bap 4th October 1854 Coventry Warwickshire England
Charles B 2nd February 1857 Perth Western Australia
D 6th February 1857 Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Caroline B 1859 Perth  Western Australia
D 6th April 1859 Pensioner Village Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
2nd WifeGARDINER Alice
B Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage14th July 1862 Perth Western Australia
Children by 2nd WifeJohn Samuel B 1863 Perth Western Australia
D 1957 Perth Western Australia
Eliza Alice B 1866 Perth Western Australia
Emma B 1871 Perth Western Australia
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial12th April 1903 Claremont Western Australia
Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
1st Wife
5th February 1861 Pensioner Village Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
2nd Wife
9th February 1909 West Perth Western Australia
Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationWO23/56 shows Adelaide as residence in 1865.  Once again believe this to be a transcription error.  There isn’t any indication that this man went to Adelaide South Australia.