BRYAN HIGGINS BLAKE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Blake
FORENAMES:Bryan Higgins
TITLE:Gentleman
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NOTES:Bryan attended Trinity College Dublin
COMMISSIONED:Cornet 08 06 1830
APPOINTED: Cornet 4LD 08 06 1830 by purchase vice Edward Scott promoted
Lieutenant 4LD 21 06 1831 by purchase vice Edgar Gibson, promoted
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TROOP NO:1831: Troop 3
TROOP CAPTAIN:1831: Captain Edward Byne
EMBARKATIONS:02 02 1831 Duke of Sussex Gravesend England
DISEMBARKATIONS:31 05 1831 Duke of Sussex Bombay India
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RETIRED:Lieutenant 4LD, 06 06 1834
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DIED:21 04 1837
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1ST WIFE:Caroline Elizabeth MILNER
MARRIAGE:24 [01] 1831 at Aylesford Church
NOTES:Daughter of the late Charles Milner, Esq., of Preston Hall Kent.
Accompanied Bryan to India on the Duke of Sussex in 1831
Remarried after Bryan's death.
On 20 11 1837 at Maidstone to Charles Peterson, Esq., 11th Light Dragoons, by the Rev. J. Reeves, M.A.
By 1841 Lieutenant Charles Peterson was on Half-Pay 11th Light Dragoons.
Peterson was appointed Lieutenant 26 06 1835, placed on Half-Pay 02 11 1838
1ST CHILD:Daughter, stillborn
BORN:25 05 1833 at Dublin
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2ND CHILD:Son and heir
BORN:04 05 1836 Torquay Devon
NOTES:Father Bryan Higgins Blake, Esq., late 4th Light Dragoons
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/641-642
WO/12/644
PROB/11/1876
BL SOURCES:IOR/L/MAR/B87G
LONDON GAZETTES:No. 18688, 21 06 1831
HART'S ARMY LISTS: A List of the Officers of the Army and of the Corps of Royal Marines War Office 1833
A List of the Officers of the Army and of the Corps of Royal Marines War Office 1841
PRESS/ALMANACKS: Morning Chronicle Fri 11 02 1831
The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Miscellany, Volume 11 by East India Company 1833
The Court Magazine & Monthly Critic and Lady's Magazine: Volume 8 1836
Trewman's Exeter Flying Post Thu 12 05 1836
The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Register for British and Foreign India 1837
OTHER SOURCES: The Life & Work of William Higgins, Chemist, 1763-1825 by William Higgins, Thomas Sherlock Wheeler 1960
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4th Light Dragoons Index

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