WILFORD BULKLEY

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Bulkley also recorded as Bulkely, Bulkeley, Bulky and Bulkly
FORENAMES:Wilford also recorded as Wilfred and William
TITLE:Gentleman
BORN:c1800/1801
AT:Newbury Berkshire
BAPTISED:25 03 1805
AT:St. Mary, St Marylebone Road, London
OCCUPATION[S]:.
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:George Wilford Bulkley Esq., Solicitor, of Newbury. Later of Belgrave Terrace, Pimlico.
Died 29 09 1844, Brewer Street, Woolwich aged 75 years
MOTHER:Sarah Pointer, daughter of Edward Pointer of Newbury
SIBLINGS: 1] Susanna Bulkley, b. 1795 Newbury Berkshire
2] George Bulkley, b. 1796 Newbury Berkshire
3] Maria Bulkley, b. 1798 Newbury Berkshire
4] Richard Bulkley, b. 21 12 1802, cx. 25 03 1805 St Mary Marylebone. Later Lt. Col. Richard Bulkeley
of the 2nd Grenadier Native Infantry, who died 26 10 1850 at Bhooj Bombay India aged 48 years
5] Edward Bulkley, b. 08 06 1804, cx. 25 03 1805 St. Mary Marylebone
6] David Bulkley, b. 31 07 1811 Foley Place Holborn, cx. 17 05 1814 St. Andrew Holborn
OTHER RELATIONS:Possibly connected to General Wilford, Colonel of the 7th Dragoon Guards, died 20 12 1822 Chelsea aged 69 years.
Also possibly connected to Richard Rich Wilford Brett, 4LD
NOTES:Parents married in 1794
COMMISSIONED:Cornet 7th Dragoon Guards
APPOINTED:Cornet 7th Dragoon Guards 08 04 1819 without purchase vice Graham deceased
Cornet 4LD 30 05 1821 vice Hooker [P&M], or vice Greenland who exchanges to 7th Dragoon Guards [LG]
Lieutenant 4LD 26 06 1823 [P&M]
Lieutenant 4LD 14 10 1824 by purchase vice Methold promoted in 75th Foot [LG]
EXCHANGED:Cornet 7th Dragoon Guards to Cornet 4LD 30 05 1821
BREVET:.
LOCAL RANK:.
TROOP NO:Jan 1823: Troop 6, not joined since appointment
Jan 1824: Troop 6
Aug 1825: Troop 6
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
EMBARKATIONS:31 12 1821 Duke of York England
DISEMBARKATIONS:17 05 1822 Duke of York Bombay India
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POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:11 08 1825 at Kaira India aged 25 years
BURIED:11 08 1825 Kaira India. Officiating minister Ambrose Goode, Chaplain
WILL:.
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1841 CENSUS:Surrey Reigate District 10
Ref. HO/107/1076/7
Park Cottage, Bell Street
Geo Wilford Bulkley, 70, Ind, Not born in county
Sophia Holmes, 30, F.S., Not born in county
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/635-636
BL SOURCES:IOR/MAR/L/94G
IOR/N/3/7
LONDON GAZETTES:No. 17469, 17 04 1819
No. 17718, 23 06 1821
No. 18075, 30 10 1824
HART'S ARMY LISTS: .
PRESS/ALMANACKS: The Gentleman's magazine, Volume 138 by John Nichols, 1825
The Gentleman's magazine, Volume 176 by Sylvanus Urban, 1844
The Morning Chronicle Wed 25 12 1850
OTHER SOURCES:Ancestry.com
LINKS: http://listsearches.rootsweb.com/th/read/BERKSHIRE/2000-01/0949355638


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