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WINDER / WINTER – Jackson HEIC 1st Bombay Fusiliers and 103rd Regiment

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Inspiring Poet Elizabeth Hamilton Dunlop (related to Jackson Winder)

Punjab Medal no clasp
Indian Mutiny Medal


NameWINDER / WINTER – Jackson
Regiment (s)Honourable East India Company 1st Bombay Fusiliers and 103rd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1262
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
15th April 1846 / 19 years / Glasgow Scotland
Flax Dresser
Description – Height
5 Ft 6 in
Fresh / Blue / Fair / None
Overseas Service/DurationIndia – 19 years 316 days
Length of Service21 years 45 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeSergeant / 30th May 1865 / Netley Hampshire England
Campaign MedalsPunjab Medal with 2 clasps
Indian Mutiny Medal
Intended Residence at
Manchester England
Pension Districts1865 2nd Manchester
1865-1881 Western Australia
Pension Paid2/0d per diem
1881 increased to 2/3½d per diem for service to Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th September 1865 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
VIMIERA 22nd December 1865
Date/Place of Birthc1827 Cleator Whitehaven Cumberland (WO97)
Date/Place of Baptism19th February 1826 Cleator Cumberland England (England Baptisms)
14th February 1828 Cleator (British Civil Service Proof of Identity)
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
JACKSON Mary (father Nathan Jackson)
Bap 8th June 1797 St Bees Cumberland
SiblingsJackson, bp 26 July 1821 St Bees, likely died early as EPG Jackson Winder was born 4-6 years later.
Betsy b1826
Mary was born in 1830
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
JACOBS Eliza Anne
B 13th November 1842 Poona India
Bp 27th November 1842
Date/Place of Marriage23rd September 1859 St Andrew’s Church Bombay India
Children by 1st WifeJames Jackson B 24th August 1861 Poona India
M CABLE Charlotte c1885 Fremantle Western Australia daughter of EPG Joseph Cable
D 23rd October 1940 Coogee Western Australia
Bur Fremantle Cemetery
Elinor Ida B 8th May 1864 Neemuch Bombay India
D 13th October 1865 aboard the Vimeira
Body committed to the deep 14th October 1865
Edmund William B 1866 Fremantle Western Australia
Spouse Pauna aka Polly (Inggarda Tribe) approx 1882-1967
D 1942 Gascoyne Western Australia
Florence Emily B c1869 Fremantle Western Australia
M c1889 REDING John Gottfried Fremantle Western Australia
D May 1910 Fremantle WA
Robert John B c1872 Canning Western Australia
D 1872 Canning WA
Agnes Ann (May) B c1877 Fremantle Western Australia
M FERGUSON Hugh c1896 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1969 North Croydon Victoria Australia
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
JACOBS James (A corporal at marriage of the 1st Bombay European Regiment, later Sergeant)
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
GREEN Eliza Jane (spinster of Bombay)
M 20 December 1841, Bombay India
Possible daughter of John Green and Mary Hamiltion (1/2 sister to Eliza Hamilton Dunlop)
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
1867 Assistant Warder
Newspaper ArticlesHerald Fremantle Saturday 11th June 1881 – page 2 Death notice Jackson Winder
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/BurialJune 1881 Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
12th October 1902 Fremantle WA
Bur Fremantle Cemetery
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1846 embarked for India per Forfarshire
British Army Worldwide Index
1861 Jackson Winder 1262 Colour Sergeant 103rd Foot ( Royal Bombay Fusiliers) location Poona East Indies
Discharge due to Dyspnoea
21 August 1880 Jackson Winder on nominal roll for the Enrolled Guard. He is living in No2 Barracks Fremantle with his wife and 5 children
12th January 1881 taken on Enrolled Guard and moved to No 1 Barracks Fremantle
1881 bought some of the excess Barracks furniture offered for sale
Employed at the magazine Fremantle at 2/6 per day.
7th June 1881 death of Jackson Winder at Fremantle
6 May 1882 The widow Winder living in no 2 Barracks Fremantle with 5 children
1887 Resident Magistrate Fremantle applied for relief for Mrs Winder.