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Private John Evans (c.1815........1906.)

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  • Born : Circa 1815
  • Where Born : Motgomeryshire
  • Occupation : Soldier /Miller
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  • Rank on Discharge : :Private
  • Date of Army Enlistment : 12 August 1839
  • Where Enlisted Army : Danadby
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  • Last Regiment Served : 11th Regiment
  • Regiment Enlisted from : 96th Regiment
  • Date Enlisted Mounted Police : 1 September 1840
  • Rank Mounted Police : Mounted Trooper
  • Date Discharge Mounted Police: December 1849
  • Regiment Re-Joined : 11th Regiment
  • Date Discharged Army : 31 December 1849
  • Comments Regarding Army Discharge : Reduction in Troopers
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Died : 17th April 1906 aged 86 years
  • Where Died / Buried : Goonoo / Wesleyan Cemetery Dubbo N.S.W.
  • Parents Names : possibly Robert Evans (b........d.) Sinah
  • Spouse's Name : Charlotte Grimes
  • Date Married : 4 April 1845
  • Where Married : Scotts Church Pitt Street Sydney
  • Spouse's Parents : Edward Grimes (b.......d.) Soldier Royal Veterans & Mary Millen / McMullen
  • Born : At Sea
  • Where Born : Circa 1826 / 27
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  • Died : 14 December 1896 aged 70 years
  • Where Died / Buried Wesleyan Cemetery Dubbo N.S.W.
  • Descendants
    Some information supplied by Alberta McGowan alandal@netcentral.com.au
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    History & Achievements :

    Following Johns time in the Army and Mounted Police he enlisted in the Police Force in 1857. But was dissmissed from duty following a charge of gross neglect of duty. Allowing prisoners under scentence to escape. The incedent occured on the Western Road Patrol while John held the rank of Corporal. John retired from the Police in November of 1864.

     
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    Last revised: May 25, 2004.