GEORGE ARTHUR BROWNLOW

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Brownlow
FORENAMES:George Arthur
TITLE:Gentleman
BORN:16 07 1805
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FATHER:Charles Brownlow of Lurgan, 1757-1822, Lieutenant Colonel
MOTHER:Caroline Ashe, died 1838, daughter of Benjamin Ashe of Bath
SIBLINGS: [1] William Brownlow, died 1813
[2] Charles Brownlow, 1st Baron Lurgan, 1795-1847
Served as M.P. for Armagh at Westminster 1822-1832.
Made Baron Lurgan on 14 05 1839.
Died 30 04 1847 of typhus fever while trying to alleviate the suffering of the people of Lurgan during the Famine.
Married twice: [1] Lady Mary Bligh in 1822 and [2] Jane McNeill in 1828
[3] John Bligh Brownlow, 1798-18__, Reverend. Clergyman of Sandgate, Kent.
[4] Frederick Brownlow, 1800-1855, Major
[5] Henry Benjamin Brownlow, 1807-1874
[6] Isabella Brownlow
[7] Anna Brownlow, died 1863
[9] Mary Brownlow
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NOTES:Parents married in 1785
COMMISSIONED:Cornet 12 08 1825
APPOINTED: Cornet 4LD 12 08 1825 vice Archibald Edmund Bromwich promoted
Captain 3rd Bengal Cavalry
Major 3rd Bengal Cavalry 21 11 1851
Lieutenant Colonel [East Indies] Bengal Light Infantry 06 02 1855
EXCHANGED:.
BREVET: Morning Chronicle Saturday 22 11 1851:
`H.M. has been pleased to appoint the undermentioned Officers of the East India Company's Forces to take rank by Brevet in H.M.'s Army in the East Indies only... dated 21 11 1851:
Captain George Arthur Brownlow, 3rd Bengal Cavalry'
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OTHER DUTIES: Deputy Assistant Adjutant General, from Benares to Sirhind division, Bengal, 09 03 1835
Deputy Assistant Adjutant General, Kurnaul Bengal, 1837
Deputy Assistant Adjutant General, from Sirhind to Dinspore division, Bengal, [06 10 1838] [Captain]
Cavalry, Lieutenant, G.A. Brownlow, Deputy Post Master at Kurness
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RESIGNED:Cornet 4LD, 10 02 1828
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DIED:08 05 1869, residing at Eden Bank, Central Hill, Upper Norwood
BURIED:13 05 1869 Norwood Cemetery, Lambeth
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NOTES:Obituary, Freeman's Journal Thursday 02 09 1847
`On the 28th ult. at Morne rectory, near Kilkeel, George Arthur Brownlow, son of Captain George Brownlow,
of the 3d. Bengal Native Infantry.'
WIFE:Cornelia Paulina H[enrietta] SANDBY, Spinster
BORN:c1810, Daughter of Thomas Sandby
MARRIED:12 04 1828 Bengal, groom G. A. Brownlow, Esq., 3rd Light Cavalry
DIED: 31 08 1893 Kensington
1ST CHILD:Female Brownlow
BORN:19 10 1829 Bengal Prsidency
NOTES:Daughter of the Lady of George A. Brownlow, Esq., 3rd Light Cavalry
2ND CHILD: Charles Henry Brownlow [Only surviving son]
BORN:12 12 1831 Sultanpore, Bengal
NOTES:Son of the Lady of George A. Brownlow, Esq., 3rd Cavalry
Entered the Indian Army as an Ensign in c1847.
Served in the Punjab campaign, 1848;
Hazara, 1852-1853;
Mohmand expedition, 1854 [severely wounded];
Yusafzai expedition, 1858;
China war, 1860;
Umbeyla campaign, 1863;
C.B.;
Hazara, 1868;
Commanded the Southern column, Lushai expedition, 1871-1872;
K.C.B.; A.D.C. to the Queen, 1869-1881;
Assistant Military Secretary at Horse Guards, 1879-1880;
G.C.B. 1887;
Retired, Field Marshal Sir Charles Henry Brownlow QCB
3RD CHILD:Cornelia Eliza Brownlow
BORN:29 05 1833 Sultanpore, Benares, West Bengal
BAPTISED:24 06 1833 Sultanpore, Benares, West Bengal
NOTES:Daughter of the Lady of G. A. Brownlow, Esq., 3rd Light Cavalry
4TH CHILD:Male Brownlow
BORN:15 08 1835 Kurnaud, Bengal
NOTES:Son of the Lady of G. A. Brownlow, Esq.,
5TH CHILD:Francis Sandly Brownlow
BORN:02 09 1837 Kurnaul, Bengal
NOTES:Son of the Lady of George Brownlow, D.A.A.G.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/637-638
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LONDON GAZETTES:No. 18236, 18 04 1826
No. 21658, 21 11 1851
No. 21658, 06 02 1855
HART'S ARMY LISTS: .
PRESS/ALMANACKS: The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Miscellany, Volume 17, 1835
Calcutta Monthly Journal and General Register , 1838
The Bengal Directory and Annual Register, 1838
Annual Register 1917
OTHER SOURCES:Ancestry.com
FreeBMD
IGI
FIBIS
Dictionary of Indian Biography 1906
LINKS: www.stirnet.com/HTML/genie/british/bb4fz/brownlow2.htm


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