|NAME James INGERSOLE||Name variations: Ingersoll|
|Birth Date and Place||c.1820 South Weald, Essex, England [WO12-6208-154].|
|Baptism Date and Place||20 Aug 1820 St Peters Church, South Weald, Essex [Essex Record Office].|
|Marriage Date and Place||10 Apr 1850 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM Reg.#308].|
|Spouse||Emma CUFF [WABDM Reg.#308].|
|Children||James b.1851 Toodyay, Western Australia [WABDM Reg.#1704].
Emma Elizabeth b.1854 Plenty, Victoria [VICBDM Reg.#5645].
James b.1859 (d,13 months) Victoria [VICBDM death Reg.#5830].
|Land Acquisition in WA||None.|
|Death Date and Place||27 Sep 1879 Kew, Victoria – not verified [ancestry public tree].|
|Burial Date and Place|
|Death, Funeral, Obituary Notices||None.|
|Will and Probate||None.|
|Regiment||51st (2nd Yorkshire West Riding, The Kings Own Light Infantry) Regiment.|
|Soldier No. and Rank||#1314 Private.|
|Enlistment Date and Place||28 Jan 1839 Chatham HQ.
Age 19 years. Bounty paid to recruit £3 0s. 0d. [WO12-6200-560].
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 6.1/8th ins.|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||None.|
|Arrival Van Diemen’s Land: Ship and Date||Layton. Embarked 22 Jun 1839, London [WO12-6201-205].
Arr. 07 Dec 1839 from Portsmouth, England dep. 13 Jul 1839 [DPS].
|Arrival Western Australia: Ship and Date||Runnymede 25 Jun 1840 from Hobart [TROVE].|
|Military Postings within Western Australia||
Rottnest Jun 1840 to Jan 1842.
|Courts Martial in Western Australia||Regimental CM. Offence unknown. In confinement 14 days with hard labour.
18 to 31 Dec 1843. Released 16 Jan 1844 [WO12-6205-244 & 270].
|Discharge Date and Place||30 Jun 1846 Perth, Western Australia [WO12-6208-154].
Conditional Discharge on payment of £20 [WO28-266-67].
|Age at Discharge||26 years.|
|Length of Service||7 years 6 months.|