Barlow Maj. Cuthbert

Barlow Maj. Cuthbert

Male 1795 - 1865

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  • Born  7 May 1795  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1865  St Sedan, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I102  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  16 Feb 2013 

    Father  Barlow James 
    Mother  Mary 
    Married  1824 
    Family ID  F41  Group Sheet

    Family  Lambert Mary Ann 
    Married  6 Apr 1824  Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. Barlow Mary Cecilia,   b. 4 May 1836, Trinchinopoly, Madras, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1911, Bath, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Barlow Jane,   b. 13 Feb 1825, Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Barlow Cuthbert,   b. 25 Feb 1829, Cannamore, India Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Barlow Thomas Lambert,   b. July 25 1831, Cannamore, India Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Barlow Alice Eliza Helen,   b. 4 May 1836, Trinchinopoly, India Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Barlow Charlotte Pretyman,   b. 26 Jul 1838, Trinchinopoly, India Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Barlow John William Nixon,   b. 17 Mar 1841, Fort St George, Madras, India Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Barlow Edward Hamilton,   b. 25 Apr 1843, Fort St George, Madras, India Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  14 Feb 2013 
    Family ID  F40  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 May 1795 - Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Apr 1824 - Dublin, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1865 - St Sedan, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    9th Lancers regimental badge, one of the regiments Cuthbert served with in India
    9th Lancers regimental badge, one of the regiments Cuthbert served with in India
    1861 Census record from Jersey for Cuthbert Barlow and wife Mary
    1861 Census record from Jersey for Cuthbert Barlow and wife Mary

  • Notes 
    • Cuthbert Barlow led an extraordinarily exciting and dangerous life in the British army. His life is summarised thus:

      Youngest son, first Communion 7/6/1810
      Occupation: Army
      Entered the Royal Navy at the age of ten as a Midshipman (Officer Cadet) under the command of Sir Peter Parker of HMS Weazel.
      Whilst engaged with a Spanish Brig of War off Cadiz he was wounded by musket ball through the leg and cutlass wound in the shoulder.He recovered after somewhile in Haslar Hospital.
      He entered the Army on 7th June 1810 at the age of 14.
      Served in Wellington's Peninsular Campaign from 1810-1812 with 2nd battalion 66th Regiment.
      Served in Candian War (Ceylon) in 1814 as Adjutant.
      Joined 17th Foot in Bengal and served through the Goorkahar and Nepaul 1815.
      Was engaged at the Battle of Jubblepore in 1817, served through the Mahratta War 1817-1818.
      Returned with Regiment as Acting Adjutant in 1823.
      Married Mary Ann Lambert 6/4/1824 in Dublin (Church of Ireland)
      Was appointed Paymaster of the 54th Regiment in India 1828 until the Regiment returned to England.
      Joined 57th Reg.of Foot in1840, transferred to the 10th Reg. of Foot in Calcutta 1843.
      Was present at Meerat in the Punjaub 1845.
      Presented with medal at the Battle of Sobraon.
      Served with the 9th Lancers at the Passage of the Chenab, Ragmugger, hillianwallah and Goojerat.
      Presented with Medal and Clasps in the Sutley Campaign.
      Having fought in 38 engagements in all and retired from the Army with the rank of Major.

      source: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~barlow/ireland/families/jamesofrosmilan11.htm

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      National Archiaves record:

      Name: Cuthbert Barlow. Rank: Ensign to Pay Master. Regiments: 66th Regiment; 17th Regiment; 54th Foot; 57th Foot; 10th Foot; 9th Lancers; 22nd Foot. Dates of Service: 1810-1852. Born: 1795.

      source: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/Catalogue/displaycataloguedetails.asp?CATID=-7536588&CATLN=7&accessmethod=5

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      1861 Census Record:
      Jersey, Channel Islands.
      Cuthbert Barlow, age 65, Major half Pay, born Ireland, lives with Mary his wife, age 54, born Ireland, at No.64 Rouge Boullon, St Helier, Jersey.
      With them live daughters Ismena Barlow, 15, born India, Alice Diane Barlow, age 24, born India, grandaughters Mary Cassidy 15, born Iralnd, Henrietta Cassidy, 12 born Ireland, and grandson John(?) age 7 born Ireland.


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