NAME Henry HOLTEName variations: Holt.
Birth Date and Placec. 1823 – deduced [WABDM Reg.]
Baptism Date and Place
Marriage Date and Place10 Aug 1859 Fremantle Congregational Chapel, Western Australia [WABDM Reg.# 1355].
SpouseMary WHITE.
ChildrenLouisa b. 1859 Perth, Clarence, Western Australia [WABDM Reg. #4746].
Possibly other children – not verified.
OccupationsLabourer [Marriage Cert].
Land Acquisition in WA
Death Date and Place11 Oct 1868 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM Reg. #4043].
Burial Date and Place13 Oct 1868 East Perth Cemetery, Western Australia [EPCEM].
Grave Location: Church of England.
Death, Funeral, Obituary Notices
Will and ProbateNone.
Regiment96th Regiment of Foot.
Soldier No. and Rank#1827 Private.
Enlistment Date and Place7 Feb 1843 Chatham, Kent [WO12-9614-371].
Medals, Clasps and BadgesGood Conduct Pay 1d. per diem from 20 Aug 1848 [WO12-9622-144].
Arrival Australia: Ship and DateHydrabad. Embarked 29 Jun 1843, Gravesend, Kent. [WO12-9615-192 to 199].
Dep. 4 Jul 1843, Deal, Kent. Arr. 17 Oct 1843, Sydney, NSW.
Arr. 4 Nov 1843, Launceston, VDL [TROVE].
Arrival Western Australia: Ship and DateJava 24 Feb 1847 from Hobart, embarked 27 Jan 1847 [WO12-9620-334].
Military Postings within Western AustraliaPinjarrah 24 Feb 1847 to 30 Sep 1848.
Perth HQ 1 Oct to 27 Apr 1849, inc. Commandant’s Orderly for nine months in 1848.
Courts Martial in Western AustraliaNone.
Discharge Date and Place27 Apr 1849 Perth, Western Australia – Conditional [WO28-266-97].
1 Feb 1851 Horse Guards, Westminster, London.
1 Jul 1851 Commandant, Perth, Western Australia.
Purchased Discharge for £18 0s. 0d. [WO28-266-132].
Age at Dischargec. 26 years – deduced [WABDM Reg.]
Length of Service6 years 2 months 19 days – deduced [WO28-266-97].