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Private William Burns  (.......1873.)

Back to . . . Surnames 3rd Veterans Company Regiment of Foot :Tasmania 1826 - 1833
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  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 26 August 1826
  • Ship Arrived on : " John Barry"
  • Rank attained : Colour Sergeant 21st Regiment , Private No 3 Veteran Company
  • Where Enlisted : Chatham
  • Date of Enlistment21st Regiment Royal North British Fusiliers
  • Enlisted into : 1826 Royal Veterans of New South Wales No 3 Company to be transferred to Tasmania
  • Date of Discharge : 1833
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  • Died : 4 May 1873
  • Where Died / Buried : Little Oyster Cove, ,Kettering graveyard
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  • Spouse's Name : Mary/Ann
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  • Date Arrived : 26 August 1826
  • Ship Arrived on : " John Barry"
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    Descendants

    Some information supplied by  marguerite broadby 02/19/2010

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    Children :
     Eliza (b.1825......d)
    Frances, (b.....d.) married , Anthony Flanagan in 1853
    History & Achievements :
    .It mentioned he was a Colour Sergeant in the 21st Regiment Royal North British Fusiliers. He had 200 acres surveyed for him in 1844 at Oyster Cove. He was a supervisor of convict road work gangs for many years - and one of his daughters, Frances, in fact married one of these convicts, Anthony Flanagan in 1853, having had his ticket of leave in 1849, soon moving to Victoria as many ex convicts did.
     
     
     
    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: Saturday, 06 March 2010 05:21:05