WHITELY – James 31st Regiment

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1st Regiment Huntingdonshire Colours

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NameWHITELY – James
Regiment (s)31st Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1818
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
15th February 1843 / 19 years 6 months / Kilkenny Kilkenny Ireland
Shoemaker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
 5 Ft 7½ in
Fair / Grey / Fair / sabre wound in right shoulder and arm also left arm
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 2 years 11 months
Length of Service4 years 40 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 26th March 1847 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Whitehall Kilkenny Ireland
Pension Districts1847 Kilkenny
1850 1st Manchester
Pension Paid8d per diem
1873 – Increased to 1/0½d per diem for 9 years 2 months service in Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th July 1851 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MINDEN 14th October 1851
Date/Place of Birthc1823 Paulstown Whitehall Kilkenny Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
WALSH or WELCH Joanna
c1830Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeWHITELY Mary B c1850 Not yet known
WHITELY Michael B 1853 York Western Australia
bur 3rd September 1854 (10 months) York Western Australiaq
WHITELY Patrick B 1853 York Western Australia
M MOFFAT Louisa Agnes 1882 Perth Western Australia
WHITELY Catharine B 1855 York Western Australia
WHITELY John B 1858 York Western Australia
WHITELY Thomas B 1860 York Western Australia
M O’GRADY Charlotte1891 Fremantle Western Australia
WHITELY Margaret B 1862 York Western Australia
M KEANE Patrick1895 Fremantle Western Australia
D 15th November 1933 North Fremantle Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
WHITELY William Walsh B 1864 York Western Australia
D 1864 York Western Australia
bur 17th July 1864 York Western Australia
WHITELY Johana B 1865 York Western Australia
D 1918 Fremantle Western Australia
WHITELY Bridget Ann B 1868 York Western Australia
WHITELY Eleanor Maria B 1870 York Western Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
Lot 229 York 5.1.7 acres
Lot 230 York 5.3.6 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1894 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information