- Redcoat Index
- Redcoats A – F
- BURRELL William
|NAME William BURRELL||Name variations: Berriell, Burril|
|Birth Date and Place||c. 1804 Cupar, Fife, Scotland [not verified].|
|Baptism Date and Place||Cupar, Fife, Scotland [not verified].|
|Marriage Date and Place||20 Nov 1834 Buttevant, Cork, Ireland (as Burril) [NLI Film 04998-01].|
RC Diocese of Cloyne, County of Cork.
|Spouse||Mary (Ann) GUY.|
|Children||William Holmes b. Q3 1837 Chatham? Kent, England [E&WBDM Medway Reg.#5-230].|
George Kidd b. 1839 England, at Sea, NSW or Tasmania [deduced].
Horatio P b. 1841 Pinjarra, Western Australia [WABDM Reg.#43].
Mary Ann Agnes b. 1843 Pinjarra, Western Australia [WABDM Reg.#202].
Frederick b.1847 Fremantle, Western Australia [WABDM Reg.#875].
Sophia b. 1848 Fremantle,Western Australia [WABDM Reg.#1221].
Convict Guard May to October 1839 [WO12-6201-3].
|Land Acquisition in WA||None.|
|Death Date and Place||16 Apr 1880 Hutt Street, Adelaide, South Australia [SABDM Reg.#102/148].|
|Burial Date and Place||17 Apr 1880 West Terrace Cemetery, South Australia.|
Location: Road 5, Path 4, Aspect E, Site #8 (as Berriell) [Adelaide Cemeteries].
Note: Burrell’s name is on his wife’s headstone but was not buried in her plot; she was buried
in the Catholic Old Area in 1865.
|Death, Funeral, Obituary Notices||Express & Telegraph 21 Apr 1880 [TROVE].|
|Will and Probate|
|Regiment||51st (2nd Yorkshire West Riding, The Kings Own Light Infantry) Regiment.|
|Soldier No. and Rank||#839 Sergeant|
|Attestation Date and Place|
|Promotions||Corporal to Sergeant 13 Apr 1838 [WO12-6200-347].|
|Arrival Australia State: Ship and Date||Blenheim. Embarked 23 Apr 1839, paid to 30 Aug 1839.|
Dep. London to Kingstown, Dublin April 1839.
Dep. Dublin 19 May 1839; Arr. Port Jackson, NSW 27 Sep 1839.
|Arrival Western Australia: Ship and Date||Runnymede 25 Jun 1840 from Hobart [TROVE].|
|Military Postings within Western Australia||Pinjarra 25 Jun 1840 to 31 Mar 1844 [WO12-6202 to 6205].|
On Command & Garrison Duty April & May 1844 [WO12-6206-243].
Perth HQ 1 Jun 1844 to 30 Nov 1845 [WO12-6208].
Garrison Duty 1 Dec 1845 to 31 May 1846 [WO12-6208].
Perth HQ or Garrison Duty 1 Jun to 31 Dec 1846 [WO12-6208].
Garrison Duty (Jan), Government Employ (Feb), Garrison Duty (Mar) 1847 [WO12-6208-184].
|Courts Martial in Western Australia||None.|
|Discharge Date and Place||31 Mar 1847 Perth, Western Australia [WO12-6208-184 & 199].|
|Age at Discharge||43 years [deduced].|
|Length of Service|