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Horace Spurling Dawson1

M, #634351
Last Edited=23 Jan 2014

Child of Horace Spurling Dawson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3260. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Francis Spring1

M, #634352, b. 3 April 1821, d. 7 July 1857
Last Edited=23 Jan 2014
     Francis Spring was born on 3 April 1821.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. William Collis Spring and Anne Carter.1 He married Sara Day.1 He died on 7 July 1857 at age 36 at Jhelum, India, killed in action.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.1 He gained the rank of officer in the 24th Foot.1 He fought in the Indian Mutiny.1

Child of Francis Spring and Sara Day

Citations

  1. [S5874] Rochard Spring, "re: Spring Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 16 February 2012. Hereinafter cited as "re: Spring Family."

Sara Day1

F, #634353
Last Edited=23 Jan 2014
     Sara Day married Francis Spring, son of Lt.-Col. William Collis Spring and Anne Carter.1
     Her married name became Spring.1

Child of Sara Day and Francis Spring

Citations

  1. [S5874] Rochard Spring, "re: Spring Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 16 February 2012. Hereinafter cited as "re: Spring Family."

Colonel Frederick William Mackenzie Spring1

M, #634354, b. 16 October 1841, d. 1925
Last Edited=23 Jan 2014
     Colonel Frederick William Mackenzie Spring was born on 16 October 1841.1 He was the son of Francis Spring and Sara Day.1 He died in 1925.1
     He was commissioned in 1865, in the service of the Bombay Artillery.1 He fought in the British Expeidtion to Abyssinia between 1867 and 1868.1 He gained the rank of Second Captain in 1870.1 He gained the rank of Captain in 1872.1 He gained the rank of Major in 1878.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel on 18 June 1884.1 He gained the rank of Colonel on 18 June 1888.1

Child of Colonel Frederick William Mackenzie Spring

Citations

  1. [S5874] Rochard Spring, "re: Spring Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 16 February 2012. Hereinafter cited as "re: Spring Family."

Major John Herbert Kerrich1

M, #634355, b. 1872, d. 14 September 1914
Last Edited=12 Feb 2014
     Major John Herbert Kerrich was born in 1872 at Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.1 He was the son of General Walter d'Oyly Kerrich and Louisa Jane Cleveland.1 He married Gwendolen Katherine Elger in 1908 at Midhurst, Sussex, England.1 He died on 14 September 1914.1
     He fought in the Boer War.1 He gained the rank of Major in the 2nd Battalion, Welsh Regiment.1 He fought in the First World War.1

Citations

  1. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."


Brig.-Gen. Frederick Gordon Spring1

M, #634356, b. 25 July 1878, d. 24 September 1963
Last Edited=23 Jan 2014
     Brig.-Gen. Frederick Gordon Spring was born on 25 July 1878 at Bombay, India.1 He was the son of Colonel Frederick William Mackenzie Spring.1 He married Violet Maud Turnbull in 1919.1 He died on 24 September 1963 at age 85.1
     He was commissioned in May 1898, in the service of the Royal Lincolnshire Regiment.1 He fought in the Boer War.1 He fought in the First World War, he was mentioned in despatches five times.1 He was Lieutenant-Colonel of the 11th Battaion, Essex Regiment in June 1916.1 He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.)1 He was awarded the Croix de Guerre.1 He was Brigadier-General of the 33rd Brigade in 1918.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in 1918.1 He gained the rank of Senior Instructor in 1921 in the Indian Army.1 He was Commanding Officer of the Lincolnshire Regiment between 1923 and 1927.1 He was Assistant Quartermaster-General of Southern Command, India between 1927 and 1931.1 He was Commander of the Poona (Independent) Brigade Area, Southern Command between 1931 and 1935.1 He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.)1 He was appointed Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.)1

Citations

  1. [S5874] Rochard Spring, "re: Spring Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 16 February 2012. Hereinafter cited as "re: Spring Family."

Violet Maud Turnbull1

F, #634357
Last Edited=23 Jan 2014
     Violet Maud Turnbull married Brig.-Gen. Frederick Gordon Spring, son of Colonel Frederick William Mackenzie Spring, in 1919.1
     From 1919, her married name became Spring.1

Citations

  1. [S5874] Rochard Spring, "re: Spring Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 16 February 2012. Hereinafter cited as "re: Spring Family."

Gwendoline Blanche Clarke-Thornhill1

F, #634358, b. 1864
Last Edited=23 Jan 2014
     Gwendoline Blanche Clarke-Thornhill was born in 1864 at London, England.1 She was the daughter of W. C. Clarke-Thornhill.1 She married Lt.-Col. George Harrison Champion de Crespigny, son of Lt.-Col. George Blicke Champion de Crespigny and Elizabeth Jane Buchanan, in 1890 at Kettering, Northamptonshire, England.1
     From 1890, her married name became Champion de Crespigny.1

Children of Gwendoline Blanche Clarke-Thornhill and Lt.-Col. George Harrison Champion de Crespigny

Citations

  1. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."

Mildred Frances Champion de Crespigny1

F, #634359, b. 18 February 1892, d. 1 May 1946
Last Edited=23 Jan 2014
     Mildred Frances Champion de Crespigny was born on 18 February 1892 at Rushton, Northamptonshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Lt.-Col. George Harrison Champion de Crespigny and Gwendoline Blanche Clarke-Thornhill.1 She died on 1 May 1946 at age 54.1

Citations

  1. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."

Gwendoline Sibyl Champion de Crespigny1

F, #634360, b. 29 January 1900, d. 26 January 1967
Last Edited=23 Jan 2014
     Gwendoline Sibyl Champion de Crespigny was born on 29 January 1900 at Kettering, Northamptonshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Lt.-Col. George Harrison Champion de Crespigny and Gwendoline Blanche Clarke-Thornhill.1 She died on 26 January 1967 at age 66.1

Citations

  1. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."