Harvey, Thomas

Name/AliasThomas HARVEY 
Birth date and placec. 1828 Launceston, Cornwall, England.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census ResidencesFore Street, Launceston, Cornwall. (1841).
7 Mount Street, Bull Fields, Woolwich, Kent (1851).
Mulberry Villas, Fulham, London (1871).
2 Carburton Street, Marylebone, London (1881).
Thornton Street, Lambeth, London (1891).
See Musters below (1851, 1961).
TradeCollar Maker.
Drill Instructor Sergeant (1871).
Timekeeper (1881).
Messenger (1891).
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5 ft. 9 ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: grey. Hair: dark brown.
Marriage date and place1st:  1850 Old Brompton Holy Trinity Church.
2nd: 1875 Kennington St Mark’s Church (tentative).
Spouse1st: Adelaide Maria HODGSKIN.
2nd: Louisa Maria ADLAM (tentative).
Death date and place1898 Lambeth, London.
Burial date and place
Will and ProbateNone.
Death Notices
Corps and CompanyRoyal Engineers 20th Company (formerly Royal Sappers & Miners).
Service No. and Rank#1310 Sapper.
Attestation date and place29 May 1846 Launceston, Cornwall.
Service/CampaignsWestern Australia 10 years 9 months.
MustersWO11-126 20th Company, Woolwich (1851).
WO11-130 (1851) to WO11-207 (1862) Western Australia.
Promotions & ReductionsSapper to 2nd Corporal 1 Sep 1848.
2nd Corporal to Sapper 15 Feb 1849.
Sapper to 2nd Corporal 1 Apr 1864.
2nd Corporal to Corporal 1 May 1866.
Corporal to Sergeant 1 Feb 1867.
Medals, Clasps and BadgesFour Good Conduct Badges.
Other Awards & PrizesThe Great Exhibition 1851.
Bronze Medal and Present.
Regimental Court MartialArrested 12 Feb 1849. Tried, Reduced and Released 15 Feb 1849.
Twice entered in the Regimental Defaulters Book.
Discharge date and place16 Jul 1867 Chatham.
Length of Service21 years 46 days.
Chelsea Pension ReferenceWO97-1361-67.
Post Discharge ResidenceNo. 27 North Row, Earls Court, Brompton.
Pension DistrictWest London (1867).
Pension14d. per diem.
Increased to 1/8d. per diem 10 Sep 1878 for service on volunteer staff.
ShipAnna Robertson. 
Departure and Arrival datesDep. Woolwich 10 Sep 1851. Arr. Fremantle 18 Dec 1851.
Occupations post-arrival in WAInstructing Warder [Barker p.98].
Subscriptions to FundsNone.
Land AcquisitionNone in Western Australia.
Ship ex-WALincelles. 
Departure date and destinationDep. Fremantle 27 Apr 1862 for Cape of Good Hope and London.