WILLIAM BIRKETT

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Birkett.
FORENAMES:William
TITLE:Gentleman
BORN:06 10 1839
AT:Walton on the Hill / Liverpool
BAPTISED:13 01 1840
AT:St Marys, Walton on the Hill, Lancashire
OCCUPATION[S]:.
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:Thomas Birkett
MOTHER:Sarah Lord
SIBLINGS: James Birkett, bc1835 Walton, Lancashire
Martha [Berkett], cx 15 10 1835 Walton on the Hill, Lancashire
John Lord Burkett, b 31 01 1838, cx 07 06 1838 St Marys, Walton on the Hill, Lancashire
Thomas Henry Birkett, b 26 06 1842, cx 06 10 1842 St Marys, Walton on the Hill, Lancashire
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:Thomas Birkett and Sarah Lord married 11 04 1833 St Marys, Walton on the Hill, Lancashire
COMMISSIONED:Cornet 13 02 1863
APPOINTED:Cornet 4th Hussars 13 02 1863 by purchase vice James William Kelly, appointed quartermaster
Lieutenant 4th Hussars 31 03 1866 without purchase vice William Mansel Dylwyn Llewelyn deceased.
Gazetted 01 05 1866
Lieutenant 8th Hussars 20 07 1867 vice Frederick Henry Maitland who exchanges
EXCHANGED:Lieutenant from 4th Hussars to 8th Hussars 20 07 1867
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RETIRED:Lieutenant 8th Hussars, retired the Service receiving the value of his Commission 19 08 1874
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POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:23 02 1897 aged 57 years at his residence, Southbank Road Grassondale
BURIED:In the Myers family vault, St Lukes, Great Crosby
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:Unmarried, Brother James and John Birkett
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
1881 CENSUS:Lancashire, Garston, District 13
Ref. RG11/3719
6 South Bank Road
James Birkett, Head, Mar, 46, Commission Agent, Lancashire Walton
Amelia T Birkett, Wife, Mar, 32, Lancashire Liverpool
Amy Birkett, Dau, 11, Scholar, Lancashire Liverpool
Henry Birkett, Son, 8, Scholar, Lancashire Liverpool
James Birkett, Son, 1, Lancashire Liverpool
William Birkett, Brother, Unm, 41, Late Lieutenant 8th Hussars, Lancashire Liverpool
Plus a Cook, Nurse, and Waitress
1891 CENSUS:Lancashire, Garston, District 16
Ref. RG12/3005
6 South Bank Road
James Birkett, Head, Mar, 56, Agent, Lancashire Walton on the Hill
Amelia T Birkett, Wife, Mar, 42, Lancashire Aigburth near Liverpool
Amy Birkett, Dau, 21, Lancashire Blundell Sands
Thomas W Birkett, Son, 20, Apprentice, Lancashire Blundell Sands
Henry Birkett, Son, 18, Apprentice, ____________
William Birkett, Brother, Unm, 51, Late 8th Hussars, Liverpool Walton on the Hill
Plus five female servants
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/668
BL SOURCES:.
LONDON GAZETTES:No 23108, 01 05 1866
No 23278, 19 07 1867
No. 24123, 18 08 1874
HART'S ARMY LISTS: .
PRESS/ALMANACKS: Daily News Mon 16 02 1863
Liverpool Mercury Sat 27 02 1897
OTHER SOURCES:Ancestry.com Census Returns
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