BICKNELL CONEY

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Coney
FORENAMES:Bicknell also recorded as Bicknel and Bic
TITLE:Gentleman
BORN:c1792/1796
AT:Berkshire
OCCUPATION[S]:.
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:William Coney
MOTHER:Anne Maria Wickham
SIBLINGS: William John Coney, born c1794 Berkshire
Anna Maria Coney, born c1796 Berkshire, married George Augustus Woods 22 06 1816 Berkshire
Caroline Coney, born c1798 Berkshire
Caroline Margaret Coney, born c1800 Berkshire, married Francis Drake Foster, c1822 Berkshire
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
COMMISSIONED:01 12 1813: Cornet
APPOINTED: Cornet 4th Dragoons 01 12 1813 by purchase vice Winstanley who retires
Lieutenant 4th Dragoons 31 07 1817 by purchase vice Gregory promoted in 53rd Foot
Captain 17th Light Dragoons 20 [or 26] 12 1823 by purchase vice Robinson appointed to 7th Dragoon Guards
Captain 17th Light Dragoons 08 01 1824 [by purchase] vice Cornet Matthew Chitty Downes St Quintin 4LD
Captain Half-Pay 17th Light Dragoons
Captain Royal Newfoundland Companies 10/11 12 1847 vice Bindon promoted
Major [by 1854]
EXCHANGED:From 4LD to 17th Light Dragoons 20/26 12 1823 or 08 01 1824
BREVET:28 06 1838: Captain, Royal Newfoundland Companies to be Major in the Army
LOCAL RANK:.
TROOP NO:1822: Troop 1
Jan 1823: Troop 1
Jan 1824: Troop 1
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
NOTES:Jan 1823: On leave Europe
Jan 1824: On leave Europe
EMBARKATIONS: 31 12 1821 Dunira Gravesend England
DISEMBARKATIONS:16 05 1822 Dunira Bombay India
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:.
MEDALS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
RESIGNED:.
RETIRED:.
HALF-PAY:From Half Pay 17th Light Dragoons to Captain Royal Newfoundland Companies 10/11 12 1847 vice Bindon promoted
MEDICAL REASON:.
CASHIERED:.
NOTES:.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:1Q 1879 Machynlleth Ref. 11b 143 [Bucknell Coney] aged 83 years
Illustrated London News 26 04 1879: Major Bicknell Coney died Towyn Merionethshire 1879
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:With Arthur Constantine Phipps named in the will of Caroline Wentworth Wickham, dated 21 07 1849, of Ashby Puerorum, Lincoln. Wickham died on 16 02 1851 and the will was disputed.
1871 CENSUS:Gloucestershire, Painswick, District 12
Ref: RG10 2630
[Steourbridge] House
Robert Lawrence Townsend, Head, Widr, 75, J.P. Retired Cavalry, Landowner, [Thegrimway] Shurington Glos.
Bicknell Coney, Visitor, Unm, 75, Major Cavalry, Retired, [Brennon] Hants
One parlourmaid, one cook and two housemaids
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/635-636
BL SOURCES:IOR/MAR/L/B21
LONDON GAZETTES: No. 16822, 07 12 1813
No. 17277, 16 08 1817
No. 17987, 27 12 1823
No. 17995, 24 01 1824
No. 20804, 10 12 1847
HART'S ARMY LISTS: .
PRESS/ALMANACKS: Illustrated London News 26 04 1879
OTHER SOURCES:IGI
FreeBMD
Ancestry.com
The New Reports, containing cases decided in the Courts of Equity and Common Law 1865
The Jurist, Volume 1, Part 1 1865
LINKS:http://www.irelandoldnews.com/Galway/1824/FEB.html


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