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Male Abt 1809 - 1841  (~ 32 years)

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  • Name ROBSON John 
    Born Abt 1809 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 May 1841  Bombay, India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1420  Wood/O'Neill
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2015 

    Family CASEY Catherine 
    Married 15 Dec 1834  Bombay, India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • At the time of their marriage, John was a corporal in HC's Artillery.

      Groom name John Robson
      Bride name Catherine Casey
      Marriage date 13 Dec 1834
      Marriage place Bombay, Bombay, India
      Batch number M00118-0
      Record group India-EASy
      Film number 523838
    Last Modified 1 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F1048  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Possible death
      Name John Robson Gender Male Burial date 12 May 1841 Burial place Bombay, Bombay, India Age in years 32 Birth date 1809 Marital status Unknown Batch number B00258-9 Record group India-EASy Film number 523842

      Place of Burial: Bombay
      Burial date: 11-Apr
      Burial year: 1841 
      First Names: John 
      Surname: Robson 
      Source Name: Bombay Almanac
      Source Year: 1842
      Source Presidency: Bombay 
      Source Event: Death 
      Entry: At Bombay, Mr. John Robson, Fire Engineer Department, aged 32 years.

      The following is a transcription of the soldiers of the Bombay Army taken from India Office Records L/MIL/12/110.

      Entered the Service: 1828    
      Surname  Robson    
      Forename(s)  John    
      Rank or Situation  
      Gunner 3rd Company 1st Battalion Artillery   
      Town and County  Lancashire    
      Date of Attestation  26 August 1828    
      Term of enlisted service  Unlimited    
      In what ship arrived from Europe, or Service Entertained  : Buckinghamshire    
      Year of Arrival or When that service entertained: 19 May 1829    
      When & where last re-enlisted: 28 August 1828, 12 years    
      Remarks: Bombardier 1833. Sergeant Saluting Battery Non Effective List 1834    
      Date & nature of Casualty: Died 11 May 1841    
      Amount of estate in money and effects: 42r 5a 3p    
      How disposed of: Intestate, his widow, 13 Jan 1841    (Should this be 1842?)
      IOR Reference: L/MIL/12/110