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Private William Graham (c.1804.....1898 )

Back To . . 21st Royal North British Fusiliers Regiment
 
  • Born : circa . 1804
  • Where Born : England
  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 1833
  • Ship Arrived on : "Mary "(Sydney) then "Norval" to Launceston
  • Rank on Discharge : Private
  • Date of Enlistment : unknown
  • Where Enlisted : unknown
  • Date of Discharge :unknown
  • Where Discharged : Hobart
  • Died : 13. May . 1898
  • Where Died / Buried : Hobart
  • Parents Names : unknown
  • Spouse's Name : Sarah
  • Where Born :
  • Born :
  • Died : 20. October . 1846
  • Where Died / Buried : Hobart /St Davids Park Hobart
  • Date Married :
  • Where Married :
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  • Descendants :
    Information was kindly supplied by Lee Hughes, e-mail address.......... lee_hughes@iprimus.com.au
     a descendent of Sarah Graham b.1833 daughter of William and Sarah Graham
    Area Settled :
    Hobart , Tasmania
    Children :
    1 . George Graham (b.?. England..... d.11 January1908 in Scotland )
    2 . Jane Graham (b.1831 . England.....d.31 August 1856 )married Tobias Martin Richards 16 March 1850
    3 . Sarah Graham ( b.1833. at sea......d. 23 Oct 1902 in Hobart ) married William Dart 8 January 1857 Hobart Sarah d 
    4 . William Graham (b.22/2/1836....d.13 Oct 1920 ) Married Ellen Mary Enright 31 Jan 1856
    5 . Charles Graham (b.1838.........d.29 Sept 1897) m Laura Taylor 26 March 1862

    History & Achievements :

    Private Graham arrived in Hobart Tasmania in 1833 along with his Regiment. He was one of two soldiers
    of this Regiment to share the same name. Discharged in Hobart and remained there when his Regiment left the shores. He became a Government Servant accepting an appointment offered by Sir George Arthur. Retired from this position in 1869.
    The following are positions Graham held.
    1838 & 1839.......... Head Messenger Colonial Secretary Department
    1840 ............ Office Keeper
    1841 until 1852 . .............Keeper of Public Officers
    One of Williams sons joined this Regiment and became a Quarter Master.
     

    E- mail address
    bmchapman@iprimus.com.au

    Copyright B & M Chapman (QLD) Australia

    Last revised: February 01, 2007.