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Private Henry Claughton (c.1812.... 1905.)

 

Back to . . . 80th Foot Staffordshire Volunteers Regiment

  • Born : circa 1812 at  
  • Where Born : Little Glemham, Suffolk
  • Occupation : Soldier / Carrier, a Labourer and a Horse Doctor. 
  • Date Arrived : 12th May, 1837
  • Ship Arrived on :'Prince George'
  • Rank on Discharge : Private
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  • Regimental # :812,
  • Date of Discharge : 31st March, 1839. 
  • Where Discharged : Bathurst
  • Died : 13th May, 1905
  • Where Died / Buried : Parramatta / Church of England section of Rookwood Cemetery
  • Parents Names : William Clouting (b.......d.) and Mary Abel (b.......d.)
  • 1st Spouse's Name : Emmaline nee FORTUNE
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  • Date Arrived : 12th May, 1837
  • Ship Arrived on :'Prince George'
  • Died : 17th June, 1853
  • Where Died / Buried : Parramatta and is buried in St. John's Cemetery, Parramatta
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  • 2nd Spouse's Name : Honorah/Ann WARD
  • Born : circa 1829
  • Where Born : near Moate, Westmeath, Ireland
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  • Died :   17th March 1881   
  • Where Died / Buried : St. Patrick's Cemetery Parramatta
  • Date Married : 17th November, 1853
  • Where Married : St. Patrick's Church at Parramatta
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  • 3rd Spouse's Name :  Elizabeth Mayhew Cole nee Booty
  • Born :  1812
  • Where Born :  Newmarket, Suffolk
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  • Date Married :  25th October, 1886 
  • Where Married :  Parramatta.
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  • Descendants
    Information supplied by Meg Gibson megallan@aapt.net.au 
    Area Settled :
    Parramatta
    Children :
    Married (1) Emmaline FORTUNE ? Their children were:-
    1.  CLAUGHTON, Mary Anne born 23rd February, 1838 at Bathurst. (Abode: Major Bowler's Govt. House, Bathurst.
    2.  CLAUGHTON, Henry John born 4th February, 1840 at Parramatta.
    3.  CLAUGHTON, Emmaline born 23rd April, 1842 at Parramatta.
    4.  CLAUGHTON, Edward William born 24th February, 1844 at Parramatta.
    5.  CLAUGHTON, Isabella born 11th April, 1847 at Parramatta.
    6.  CLAUGHTON, Laura born 15th March, 1849 at Parramatta.Married
     
    (2) Honorah/Ann WARD, Their children were:-
    1.  CLAUGHTON, Thomas born 4th October, 1854 at Parramatta.
    2.  CLAUGHTON, Catherine born 14th September, 1856 at Parramatta
    and
    3.  CLAUGHTON, Honora her twin. born 14th September, 1856 at Parramatta
    4.  CLAUGHTON, John born 19th August, 1858 at Parramatta.
    5.  CLAUGHTON, Martin born 8th September, 1860 at Parramatta.
    6.  CLAUGHTON, William James born 10th October, 1862 at Parramatta.
    7.  CLAUGHTON, Margaret born 7th May, 1866 at Parramatta.  
    History & Achievements :
    Henry CLAUGHTON.  His surname is shown on the Pay Lists and Musters as CLAUTEN and CLAUTON, but on his children's baptismal and birth certificates it is also shown as CLOWTON/CLAWTON/CLOUGHTON and on his 2nd marriage registration as CLOTTEN, but the spelling nowadays is a pretty consistent 'CLAUGHTON'.  In Vol.442 his Regimental Number was 812, 2nd Muster Guard arrived from England by Ship 'Prince George' 12th May, 1837.  He was sent to Bathurst from where he was finally discharged on 31st March, 1839.  Henry was born circa 1815 at Little Glemham, Suffolk.  His wife Emmaline nee FORTUNE was also on board the 'Prince George'.  In civilian life, Henry worked as a Carrier, a Labourer and a Horse Doctor.  (Veterinary Surgeon on his death certificate.)  Henry died on 13th May, 1905 at Parramatta where he had lived from 1839 until his death.  He is buried in the Church of England section of Rookwood Cemetery.  His parents were John CLAUGHTON and Mary FORMAN.
    E- mail address
    bmchapman@iprimus.com.au
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    Last revised: September 02, 2007.