GEORGE ELLIS

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Ellis
FORENAMES:George
BORN:c1806
AT:Woolwich / Birmingham
OCCUPATION[S]:Brassfounder
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:200
2nd REGIMENT NO:203
ENLISTED:03 01 1824 Birmingham
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:.
TROOP NO:1826: Troop 3
1831: Troop 3
TROOP CAPTAIN:1831: Captain Edward Byne
RANK: 1826: Private
1831: Private, Corporal
1834: Corporal, Sergeant
1836: Sergeant Major
1837: Sergeant, Troop Sergeant Major
1838-1839: Troop Sergeant Major
1841-1842: Troop Sergeant Major
1846: Troop Sergeant Major, Regimental Sergeant Major
1847: Regimental Sergeant Major, Cornet [15Hs]
1848: Cornet [15Hs], Adjutant
1851: Cornet, Lieutenant
1854: Lieutenant, Captain
1856: Captain
PROMOTIONS:Private to Corporal 14 07 1831
Corporal to Sergeant 19/20 03 1834
Sergeant to Troop Sergeant Major 07/08 09 1837
Troop Sergeant Major to Regimental Sergeant Major 03 03 1846 vice Thomas Wells discharged
RSM 4LD to Cornet 15th Hussars Dublin 07 05 1847
15th Hussars to Adjutant 4LD 05 05 1848
Cornet to Lieutenant 08 05 1851
Captain by purchase 08 12 1854
REDUCTIONS: .
NOTES:Dec 1825 - Jan 1826: Recruiting at Birmingham
01 06 1856 From Depot [to Regiment] Brighton
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:Crimean War Medal 18 05 1855
EMBARKATIONS:09 06 1826 England
06 11 1841 Repulse Bombay India
18 07 1854 Simla Plymouth England
04 09 1854 Varna Bulgaria
DISEMBARKATIONS:28 10 1826 Bombay India
28 03 1842 Repulse Gravesend England
13 08 1854 Simla Varna Bulgaria
18 09 1854 Crimea
31 03 1855 Invalided to England [from Scutari]
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:Also served with 15th Light Dragoons
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DIED:05 10 1856 Trowbridge aged 50 years, of Meningitis
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:Wife, Jane Ellis, Bermondsey Middlesex
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
1st WIFE:Mary Ann Bradley, Spinster
MARRIED:04 10 1836 at Kirkee India after banns by Randall Ward, Chaplain
Witnesses T. H. Tarleton, Charlotte Ann Kemp, James Gray Chaplain's Clerk
George Ellis, Bachelor, apt. Sergeant Major
NOTES:.
2nd WIFE:Jane Bright, Spinster
MARRIED:11 07 1848 Great Connell Ireland
NOTES:.
1st CHILD:Elizabeth Margaret Ellis
BORN:27 02 1838 Kirkee India
BAPTISED:18 03 1838 Kirkee India
DIED:.
NOTES:Daughter of George Ellis Troop Sergeant Major and Mary Ann[e] née Bradley
2nd CHILD:Juliana Ellis
BORN:29 09 1839 Kirkee India
BAPTISED:27 10 1839 Kirkee India
DIED:[18] 06 1840 Kirkee India
NOTES:Daughter of George Ellis Troop Sergeant Major and Mary Ann née Bradley
3rd CHILD:Thomas William Ellis
BORN:08 05 1841 Kirkee India
BAPTISED:30 05 1841 Kirkee India
DIED:.
NOTES:Son of George Ellis Troop Sergeant Major and Mary Ann née Bradley
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/636-637
WO/12/641
WO/12/643-644
WO/12/647
WO/12/649
WO/12/651-652
WO/12/655
WO/12/661
BL SOURCES:IOR/N/3/12-14
OTHER SOURCES: Honour the Light Brigade
LINKS:http://www.genes.plus.com/ARMYLIST/GEORGE.HTM
http://www.genes.plus.com/ARMYLIST/Dragoons.htm


4th Light Dragoons Index

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