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Sergeant John Baxter (c.1796......1862)

Back to . . . 73rd Regiment 1st Battalion Royal Highland

  • Born : circa 1796
  • Where Born :  
  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived :  28 Dec 1809.
  • Ship Arrived on : HMS Dromedary
  • Rank on Discharge : Private
  • Date of Enlistment :  
  • Where Enlisted :  
  • Date of Discharge :  
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Died : 27/11/1862
  • Where Died / Buried : Marsden street Parramatta / St John's Cemetery Parramatta
  • Parents Names :  
  • Spouse's Name : Susannah Williams (Baxter)
  • Date Married :  
  • Where Married :  
  • Date Arrived :  
  • Ship Arrived on :  Nile,Minora,Canada
  • Died :  
  • Where Died / Buried :  
  • Spouse 's Parents :  
     
  • Descendants
    Some Information supplied by  Racheal Richardson

    http://www.myrasplace.net/hstones/hstjohns.htm

    Area Settled :
     
    Parramatta
    Children :
     
    (twin) John Born: 27 JUL 1813Sydney,NSW  Died: 27 JUN 1913   Botany, Sydney,NSW   Married: 7 JAN 1839 Maria Morris Terrara, Shoalhaven 
    (twin) William Born: 27 JUL 1813 Sydney, NSW Married: ABT 1837 Botany, Sydney Mary Ann Parrott ,NSW Died: 10 JAN at: Greenwell Pt.   1890

    History & Achievements :

    Very little is known about Sergeant John Baxter .
     
    Sergeant John Baxter's Head stone reads as follows
    Sacred
    to the
    Memoryof
    JOHN BAXTER
    Formerly Sergeant
    H. M. 73rd Highlanders
    Who died Nov. 27 1862
    in the 76th year of his age
    Leaving a wife to deplore
    his loss and deeply regretted by all who
    knew him
     
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    Last revised: July 31, 2007.