KING William

NAME William KINGName variations: None encountered.
Birth Date and Placec. 1819 [WO12-9612-155].
Baptism Date and Place
Marriage Date and Place
SpouseMary Martha JENKYN.
ChildrenAugustus William b.1855 Bunbury, Western Australia [WABDM Reg. #2745].
Occupations
Land Acquisition in WA
Death Date and Place
Burial Date and Place
Death, Funeral, Obituary Notices
Will and ProbateNone.
BRITISH ARMY
Regiment96th Regiment of Foot.
Soldier No. and Rank#1852 Private.
Enlistment Date and Place2 Dec 1840 Norwich District [WO12-9612-155].
Age 21 years. Bounty paid to recruit £3 5s. 0d.
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5 ft. 6 ins.
Medals, Clasps and BadgesNone.
Arrival Australia State: Ship and DatePrince Regent. Embarked 1 Jul 1841 Gravesend.
Dep. 7 Aug 1841 Dublin. Arr. 3 Jan 1842 Hobart. Disembarked 6 Jan 1842 [WO12-9613-234 & DPS].
Arrival Western Australia: Ship and DateJava 24 Feb 1847 from Hobart [WO12-9620-336].
Military Postings within Western AustraliaPerth HQ 24 Feb to 30 Sep 1847 inc. On Command March, June, August.
Perth HQ 1 Oct to 5 Nov 1847 Absent without Leave while on Guard.
Perth HQ 6 Nov 1847 to 30 Nov 1848 inc. On Command July, August, October 1848.
Kojonup 1 Dec 1848 to 31Mar 1849 – not verified.
All sources WO2-9629 TO 9622.
Detachment left for India 18 May 1849. Pay Lists WO12-9624 April to Jun 1849 not extant.
Courts Martial in Western AustraliaNone.
Discharge Date and Place31 Mar 1849? Discharge details not extant.
Age at Dischargec. 30 years – not verified [deduced].
Length of Servicec. 7 years 5 months – not verified [deduced].