PERSONAL DETAILS
Name/AliasCharles Henry NEWMAN 
Birth date and placec. 1824 – possibly England.
Baptism date and place
Civil Residences10 Winchester Street, Pentonville, Middlesex, England (1843-1845).
19 Arthur Street, Chelsea, Middlesex (1846-1850).
Fremantle, Western Australia (March 1850- February 1858).
48 William Street, Islington, Middlesex (1859).
Sophia and family 32 Camera Square, Chelsea (1861 Census); Charles is absent.
2 Benson Terrace, Chelsea, Middlesex (1863).
TradeCarpenter/Joiner.
Physical Description
Marriage date and place25 Dec 1843 St Mark’s Church, Myddleton Square, Clerkenwell, Middlesex.
SpouseSophia Lovell DAVIS.
ChildrenSarah Elizabeth b 1844, Pentonville, Middlesex.
Charles William b. 1846 (d.1847), Chelsea, Middlesex.
Joseph Charles Richard b. 1848 (d.?), Chelsea, Middlesex.
William Herbert b. 1850 (d.1850), Chelsea, Middlesex.
Charles Henry b. 1851, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Herbert William b. 1857 (d.1861), Fremantle, Western Australia.
Anne Sophia b. 1859, Islington, Middlesex.
Alice Sophia b. 1862 Islington, Middlesex.
Death date and placeBetween 1862 & 1871.
Burial date and place
Will and ProbateNone.
Death/Funeral Notices
ARMY SERVICE DETAILS
Corps and CompanyRoyal Engineers 20th Company (formerly Royal Sappers & Miners).
Service No. and Rank# ? Sapper.
Attestation date and placec. 1848.
Service/CampaignsWestern Australia 8 years.
MustersWO11-130 (1850) to WO11-158 (1858) Western Australia.
PromotionsSapper to 2nd Corporal date unknown.
2nd Corporal to Sapper 1852.
Medals, Clasps and Badges
Casualty/Medical
Courts Martial
Discharge date and placeBetween October 1859 and August 1863.
Length of ServiceApprox. 12 years.
Chelsea Pension ReferenceNo Chelsea Pension WO97 records extant.
Post Discharge ResidenceMiddlesex, England.
Pension
ARRIVAL IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
ShipScindian. 
Departure and Arrival datesDep. Portsmouth 4 Mar 1850. Arr. Fremantle 1 Jun 1850.
Occupations post-arrival in WAInstructing Warder [Barker p.159, see sidebar]
Subscriptions to FundsNightingale Fund 1857.
Land AcquisitionNone in Western Australia.
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer & Commercial News 3 Feb 1858.
Ship ex-WADolphin. 
Departure date and destinationDep. Fremantle 2 Feb 1858 for London.