PERSONAL DETAILS
Name/AliasWilliam Henry WEEKS 
Birth date and place14 Aug 1830 St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census ResidencesMitcham Street, St Marylebone, Middlesex, England (1841 tentative).
1 Lower Market Street, Woolwich, (1851).
Royal Engineer Barracks, New Road, Woolwich, Kent (1871).
See Musters below (1851, 1861, 1871).
TradePlasterer/Bricklayer.
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5 ft. 7 ins. Complexion: sallow. Eyes: grey. Hair: light brown.
Marriage date and place4 Mar 1848 St Mary’s Church, Paddington Green, Kensington, Middlesex.
SpouseMaria MUNCEY.
ChildrenWilliam b. 1847, Middlesex.
Maria b. 1848, Marylebone, Middlesex.
Harriett b. 1849, Middlesex.
George b. 1855, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Harry b. 1858, Chatham, Kent.
Death date and place
Burial date and place
Will and Probate
Death/Funeral Notices
ARMY SERVICE DETAILS
Corps and CompanyRoyal Engineers 20th Company (formerly Royal Sappers & Miners).
Service No. and Rank#2133 Sapper.
Attestation date and place26 Sep 1848 Woolwich, Kent.
Service/CampaignsWestern Australia 5 years 194 days.
MustersWO11-126 20th Company, Woolwich (1851).
WO11-130 (1851) to WO11-152 (1857) Western Australia.
WO11-193 RE Depot, Chatham (1861).
WO11-362 30th Company, Kensington (Q1 1871).
WO11-362 15th Company, Aldershot (Jun 1871).
PromotionsNone.
Medals, Clasps and BadgesFour Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/MedicalNone.
Courts MartialNone.
Six times entered in the Regimental Defaulters Book.
Imprisoned by Commanding Officer 24 to 30 Jan 1868.
Discharge date and place15 Aug 1871 Woolwich.
Length of Service22 years 324 days.
Chelsea Pension ReferenceWO97-1857-168.
Post Discharge ResidenceWoolwich.
Pension District
Pension12½d. per diem.
ARRIVAL IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
ShipAnna Robertson.
Departure and Arrival datesDep. Woolwich 10 Sep 1851. Arr. Fremantle 18 Dec 1851.
Occupations post-arrival in WAInstructing Warder.
Guildford Convict Depot Feb 1852 to Sep 1853.
Subscriptions to FundsNone.
Land AcquisitionNone in Western Australia.
Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette 6 Mar 1857.
Ship ex-WADolphin. 
Departure date and destinationDep. Fremantle 2 Mar 1857 for Cape of Good Hope and London.