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Gunner Daniel Reilly (c. .......1893.)

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  • Born :  
  • Where Born :  Derryvullan, Co Fermanagh, Ulster - Ireland
  • Occupation : Soldier  
  • Date Arrived : January, 1861 to Melbourne
  • Ship Arrived on : "HMT Himalaya".
  • Rank on Discharge :  Gunner (had been a Bombardier for a short time)
  • Date of Enlistment : 16th December, 1846 at age 17years.
  • Where Enlisted :Lowtherston, Co Fermanagh - Ireland
  • Regimental Number :  1191
  • Date of Discharge : 9th September, 1868
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Died : 28th August, 1893, 69 Greens Road, Paddington, Sydney
  • Where Died / Buried :  Roman Catholic Cemetery, Waverly, Sydney
  • Parents Names : Terence Reilly, Amy Slavin
  • Spouse's Name :  Rhoda Watson
  • Born : 1837
  • Where Born : Surrey, England
  • Occupation : General Servant / Soldiers wife
  • Date Married : 13th April, 1863
  • Where Married :  Emerald Hill(South Melbourne) Chapel
  • Spouse's Parents : Samuel Watson, Ellen Cummings
  • Date Arrived : 9th July,1862 at Melbourne from Somerset, England
  • Ship Arrived on : Boanerges
  • Died : 9th May, 1918 at Gurner  Street, Paddington
  • Buried : Waverly Cemetery
  • Where Died / Buried :
  • Descendants
    Some information Supplied by
    Mary Reilly, granddaughter of Walter Reilly, great granddaughter of Daniel Reilly
    Email:  mary.reilly@lizzy.com.au
    Area Settled :
    Paddington

     

    Children : 7
    REILLY, Henry D CB 1727222 Birth
    Father: Daniel
    Mother: Rhoda
    Reg Year: 1866 Reg State: New South Wales
    Ref Number: 793
    (1)
    REILLY, Eleanor CB 1727073 Birth
    Father: Daniel
    Mother: Rhoda
    Reg Year: 1867 Reg State: New South Wales
    Ref Number: 2423
    (1)

     

    Francis, (b........d.)
    Walter, (b........d.)
    Bernard, (b........d.)
    Catherine, (b........d.)
    Mary Josephine(b........d.)

     

     
    History & Achievements :
     
     
    Spent time as Overseer- Ordnance at Goat Island

    Daniel Reilly's regiment was transferred to Sydney in Dec. 1864. On his discharge he joined the NSW Volunteer Corps as Overseer-Ordnance at Victoria Barracks, Paddington.  He remained in Paddington with his family, 2 children at this stage.

    References
    (1) Refers to the Australian Vital records 1788 to 1905
    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: January 12, 2009.