Family of Charles MITCHELL

Partner: Charles MITCHELL (1810?- )
Partner: (unknown)
Children: John MITCHELL (1843?-bef1888)

Partner: Charles MITCHELL

Name: Charles MITCHELL
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1810 (est)
Occupation 26 Mar 1866 (age 55-56) Dyer1

Child 1: John MITCHELL

Name: John MITCHELL
Sex: Male
Spouse: Hannah NAGLE (1845?- )
Birth 1843 (cal) Stockport, Cheshire, UK1
Military Service frm Feb 1861 to May 1868 (age 17-25)
Sgt John Mitchell was Reg. Number 706.
Born Stockport, Lancaster, 1843.
Worked as a packer.
Enlisted aged 18, on 9/2/1861, at Leeds, Yorkshire.
Promoted to Corporal, 1/8/1862.
Promoted to Sergeant, 20/4/1865.
Re-engaged at Millstreet, 28/2/1867 for 14 years 114 days.
Discharged, unfit, 5/5/1868, at Cork, aged 25 years 76 days.
Reason for discharge: Phtisis (TB), "occurred in service but cause unknown. He will be incapable of earning a livelihood. It has not been caused or aggravated by the use of intoxicating liquors or indulgence in other vices".
Description at discharge: Height: 5 feet 7 inches, Complexion: Irish,
Eyes: blue, Hair: light brown, Trade: packer.
Proposed residence after discharge: Bradford, Yorkshire.
Residence 26 Mar 1866 (age 22-23) Tregantle Fort Anthony1
Occupation 26 Mar 1866 (age 22-23) Sergeant, 62nd Regiment; Tregantle Fort Anthony1
Occupation 1867 (age 23-24) Sergeant, 62nd Regiment; Buttevant, Co. Cork2,3
Death btw 1868 and 1888 (age 24-45)4
Regimental Number 1868 (age 24-25) 706; 62nd (Wiltshire) Regiment of Foot

Sources

1"Marriage Plymouth, St Andrew, Devon, UK 26 Mar 1866 John Mitchell & Hannah Nagle" (1866 John Mitchell & Hannah Nagle).
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Source: Marriage Plymouth, St Andrew, Devon, UK 26 Mar 1866 John Mitchell & Hannah Nagle, 1866 - Marr Plymouth, John Mitchell & Hannah Nagle (Large)

2"Marriage Cert of Frank Shortland and Annie Mitchell".
3"Ireland, Civil Registration Births Index, 1864-1958". Birth Cert. Anne Mitchell, Mallow (Buttevant Barracks), 27/6/1867. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Father: Sergeant 62nd Regiment
4"England & Wales, Marriage Index: 1916-2005". Marriage of John Mitchell (son), Cardiff, Wales, 6/12/1888. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Father's Name: John Mitchell (deceased), Mariner