CHARLES LUSHINGTON CUMBERLEGE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Cumberlege also recorded as Cumberledge, Camberlege and Camberlage
FORENAMES:Charles Lushington
TITLE:Gentleman
BORN:18 05 1800
AT:.
BAPTISED:07 08 1802
AT:Bombay India
OCCUPATION[S]:.
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:Non Conformist
FATHER:Joseph Cumberlege Esq. Bombay
MOTHER:Cleland ____, d 03 03 1854 Paris aged 75 years.
After Joseph's death married Frederick Wilmore Esq. at St Annes Soho Westminster by licence on 01 06 1817
SIBLINGS:Joseph, b 14 05 1802, cx 07 08 1802 Bombay India
Female, b 10 09 1805 Bombay India, daughter of Joseph Cumberlege Esq.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
COMMISSIONED:Cornet 12 12 1816
APPOINTED: Cornet 19th Light Dragoons 12 12 1816 by purchase vice Welby promoted
Lieutenant 19th Light Dragoons 29 07 1819 by purchase vice Joseph Wakefield promoted
[Lieutenant 1st Dragoons Bombay]
Lieutenant 4LD 13 09 1821 vice Robert Grant who exchanges to 19LD
Captain 4LD 02/03 10 1834 [or 22 05 1835] vice Edward Byne promoted
EXCHANGED:From Lieutenant 19th Light Dragoons to Lieutenant 4LD 21 09 1821
BREVET:.
LOCAL RANK:.
TROOP NO:Jan 1823: Depot Troop
Jan 1824: Troop 2
Jan 1826: Troop 2 commanding Kaira
1831: Troop 2
1841: Depot Troop
TROOP CAPTAIN:1831: Harcourt Master
NOTES: 2Q 1839: On leave in Europe
EMBARKATIONS:1823 England
DISEMBARKATIONS:1823 Bombay India
22 03 1839 England [Depot]
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:.
MEDALS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
RESIGNED:.
RETIRED:.
HALF-PAY:17 06 1842 retired on Half Pay, Captain
MEDICAL REASON:.
CASHIERED:.
NOTES:.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:26 12 1850 at Boulogne sur Mer, France
BURIED:31 12 1850 Boulogne sur Mer, France
WILL:Probate dated 21 02 1851
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/635-637
WO/12/641
WO/12/644
WO/12/648-649
WO/12/651-652
PROB/11/2127
BL SOURCES:.
LONDON GAZETTES: No. 17204, 28 12 1816
No. 19272, 07 08 1819
No. 17502, 07 08 1819
HART'S ARMY LISTS: Hart's Annual Army List, Militia List, and Imperial Yeomanry List 1851
PRESS/ALMANACKS: Bombay Almanac 1806
The Morning Post Mon 24 09 1821
The Morning Chronicle 23 05 1835
The Gentleman's Magazine 1851
OTHER SOURCES:IGI, FIBIS
LINKS:.


Gentleman's Magazine Sept 1809 p885
Joseph Cumberlege, died 08 Mar 1809, Bombay
`At Bombay, in his 36th year. Joseph Cumberlege, esq. solicitor there to the Hon. East India Company. The Governor of the Presidency, the Commanding Officer of the Forces, and most of the principal Persons in the Settlement, attended his funeral; and the Government announced his death in the following words, on the occasion of notifying the appointment of his successor: "It is with concern that the Governor in Council announces the death of Mr. Joseph Cumberlege, a gentleman who has for upwards of seven years held the respectable and important office of the Hon. Company's Solicitor at this Presidency, the duties of which he had discharged with equal justice to the Publick and credit to his own character, as well as to the entire satisfaction of Government."'



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