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Private Stephen Balcombe (1799 ....1852 )

 
Back to . . .4th Foot Lancaster King's Own Regiment.
  • Born : 16 . June 1799
  • Where Born : Rottingdean Sussex
  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 1832
  • Ship Arrived on : "Asia "
  • Rank attained : Private
  • Date of Enlistment : 10. November 1817
  • Where Enlisted : Tunbridge , West Kent
  • Regimental # : ?45
  • Date of Discharge : 30 September 1835
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Died : 27. May 1852
  • Where Died / Buried : West Maitland / Campbell's Hill Roman Catholic Cemetery West Maitland
  • Parents Names : Cornelius Balcombe (b.......d.) & Sarah Balcombe (b.......d.)
  • Spouse's Name : Margaret Fitzpatrick
  • Born : 1806
  • Where Born : Co. Cavan Ireland
  • Occupation : Soldiers wife
  • Date Arrived : 1833
  • Ship Arrived on : " Eliza "
  • Date Married :30. November 1837
  • Where Married : St Patrick's Catholic Church, Parramatta
  • Died : 18. September 1880
  • Where Died / Buried : Carrington N.S.W. / Campbells Hill Roman Catholic Cemetery West Maitland
  • Spouse's Parents :
  • Information

    Some information was kindly supplied by Robyn Wickham

    E-mail address rpwick@acay.com.au

    Some information was kindly supplied by jebrown2@tpg.com.au;

    Descendants
    Area Settled :
     
    West Maitland / Gannon's Forrest New South Wales
    Children :
    1 . James Balcombe (b.1841....d.18/2/1900)
    2 . Esther Balcombe (b.1842....d.9/7/1894)
    3 . Elizabeth Balcombe (b.1846....d.21/4/1918 ) married Carl Alfred CARLSEN.Born in Cophenhagan  Denmark in 1844

    History & Achievements :

    Very little is known about Private Stephen Balcombe . It is known he became a Night Watchman in the Maitland area. The Night Watchmen were the forerunners of the Police Force.
     
    References
    Family Members, Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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    Last revised: Friday, 01 May 2009 03:38:49