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WHYBROW / WHYBROUGH – John 43rd Regiment

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43rd Regiment
Regiment (s)43rd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1154
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
9th February 1837 / 18 years / Bury St Edmunds Suffolk England
Brick maker
Description – Height
5 Ft 6½ in
Dark / Grey / Brown / Face Pockmarked
Overseas Service/DurationNorth America – 7 years 10 months
Length of Service15 years 77 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 5th July 1852 / Templemore Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Chesterton Cambridgeshire England
Pension Districts1852 Cambridge admitted to out pension
1853 2nd North London
1854-1855 Western Australia
1855 South Australia
Pension Paid6d per diem – Temporary 3 years until 20th February 1855
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th May 1854 Plymouth England via Gibraltar
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RAMILLIES 7th August 1854
Date/Place of Birthc1819 Chesterton Cambridgeshire England
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
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage26 September 1855 Holy Trinity Church Adelaide South Australia
Children by 1st WifeMarion B c1859
M KcKENNA Michael 1888 Victoria
D 19 October 1931 Austin Hospital reg Heidelberg Victoria
John James B 1860 Brighton Victoria
PEART Mary Ann 1888 Victoria
D 22nd January 1934 Sandringham Victoria
Bridget B 1863 Brighton Victoria
M KILMARTIN John 1892 Victoria
D 21 June 1932 Warragul Victoria
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesSouth Australian Register Tuesday 10 April 1855 page 2 Passenger List Fergus
The Age Tuesday 25 August 1868 page 3 Inquest into Death
The Age Wednesday 13th July 1887 page 1 Death of Mary
The Age Tuesday 23 January 1934 page 1 death notice John James
Departure from Western
21st March 1855 to South Australia per Fergus
4th February 1857 Burra Burra to Melbourne
Date/Place of Death/Burial22 August 1868 Collingwood Lunatic Asylum Victoria
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
11 July 1887 Brighton Victoria
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNot yet known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide index
1841 Location Amherstburg Canada
1851 Location Dublin Ireland
Discharge: Due to liver disease
John received medical attention during the voyage of the Ramillies
Inquest report is available on the Archives of Victoria website VPRS 24/P0000, 1868/720
Bridget’s death registration said her mother was Mary Apted