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Private Patrick Wade (1813.......1875.)

Back To . . . 28th Foot The North Gloucestershire Regiment
surnames17th
  • Born : 1813c 
  • Where Born : Tuam  GalwayIreland
  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived 1840
  • Ship Arrived on :  "CRUSADER"
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  • Regimental #  127
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  • Died : 23  May 1875
  • Where Died / Buried :Old Sydney Cemetery, Sydney, NSW
  • Parents Names Patrick & Catherine. Calling
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    Information supplied by  Bill Egerton Bill Egerton not descended
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      Settled New Zealand
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    History & Achievements :

     A letter he wrote in the HAWERA NORMANBY STAR  [ New Zealand]  On the 2 Nov 1907. In the letter he stated his father was in the  HM 28 Foot company.  His wife and 5 siblings came to New Zealand from Sydney on the CLAUDE  HAMILTON in March 1864.  I have not found how or When his father PATRICK  WARD came to New Zealand. He died at Patea [ New Zealand] on 23  May 1875.
        My JOHN  PATRICK  WARD served in the  Land Wars from  1865 until his discharge in 1884.mostly in the 6TH. ARMED CONSTABLARY.
     
    His funeral was at St. James Roman Catholic Church in Sydney.  Gravestone Inscription No. 1507 from Old Sydney Cemetery states:
    Erected by Catherine Ward in memory of her daughter Nappy Sheridan, who died 12 Sept. 1847, aged 24 years.   Also her son Patrick Ward, died 15 July 1848, aged 36 years.  Natives of Tuam, Co. Galway, Ireland
     
    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: March 07, 2010.