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Corporal Edmond Ashworth (1818.......1888.)

 

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  • Born : 21 February 1818
  • Where Born : Rochdale, Lancashire, England
  • Occupation : Cordwainer/Soldier/policeman/landowner
  • Date Arrived : 19th Feb 1842.disembarked on the 26th January
  • Ship Arrived on : " Tortoise "
  • Rank on Discharge : Corporal
  • Date Enlisted : 23 June 1840
  • Where Enlisted : Salford, Manchester, Lancashire.
  • Date of Discharge : 10 May 1849Conditionally discharged
  • Where Discharged : Perth, Western Australia
  • Died : 18th October, 1888
  • Where Died / Buried : York, Western Australia
  • Parents Names : Charles Y ASHWORTH.  (b........d.) Alice MAUDSLEY/MANDSLE (b........d.)
  • Spouse's Name : Charlotte POLLARD
  • Born : 26th April, 1833
  • Where Born : Guildford, Western Australia
  • Date Arrived :
  • Ship Arrived on :Parents arrived on ‘Rockingham
  • Died : 19th February, 1891
  • Where Died / Buried : York, Western Australia
  • Date Married :26th April, 1850
  • Where Married : Guildford, Western Australia
  • Spouse's Parents : James POLLARD (b........d.)and Elizabeth WITHERELL(b........d.)
  • Descendants :
    Information supplied by Tom Triglone tomtriglone@NOSPAMbigfoot.com
    Felicity Triglone: blackwood@NOSPAMiinet.net.au
    Area Settled :
    York, Western Australia.
    Children :
    1 . Ralph ASHWORTH (b. 17th January, 1851, d. 17th September, 1937)
    2 . Edmund ASHWORTH  (b. 8th June 1852, d. 16th April 1853)
    3 . Alice ASHWORTH (b. 21st January 1854, d. 1946)
    4 . Edward J. ASHWORTH (b. 18th August, d. 25th July, 1943)
    5 . (Lottie) Charlotte ASHWORTH (b. 25th November 1863, d……)
    6 . Esther Ann ASHWORTH (b. 26th February 1865, d. 22 October 1942)
    7 . Charles ASHWORTH (b. 21st August, d. 26th June 1940)
    8 . (Jim) James ASHWORTH (b. 18th October 1869, d……)
    9 . Frank Robert ASHWORTH (b. 24th November 1871, d. 26th September 1941)
    10 . Nathan ASHWORTH (b. 1st May 1874, died 28th August 1929)
    11 . Sarah ASHWORTH (b. 16th October 1859, d. 13th May, 1931)

    History & Achievements :

    Edmund left a diary which gives an account of his early life, voyage to Australia, postings at convict settlements and duties performed, and his early years after discharge.
     
    References
    Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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    Last revised: January 10, 2008.