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Date transcribed2015-10-31
Transcribed byPeter Evans
CommentNational Library of Wales - Death notices in Welsh publications of people with India connection

View all other items of "Surname" with value "Hancorne" in "Madras Death notices " Surname  Hancorne    
Given names  Thomas    
Rank/ Profession  Lieutenant and Adjutant of the Madras European Regiment    
Place  the Sipoora    
Year  1817    
Month  December    
Day  21    
Entry  On the 21st Dec 1817, in the Camp on the Sipoora, aged 29, Thomas Hancorne, Lieutenant and Adjutant of the Madras European Regiment, son of the Rev. Thomas. Hancorne, ot Newcastle, Glamorganshire. He had distinguished himself for his abilities and acquisition of the Hindoostannee Language, and the usual honorary reward of 300l[sic] was adjudged to him by the Right Honourable the Governor in Council, the 25th Nov. 1816. He was of niild and amiable manners, had gained the esteem of his brother officers, was regular and, attentive to his regimental duties, arid was a most affectionate and dutiful son�and all the parent could wish. His death was occasioned by the wounds which he received in the action against Holchar, in which his regiment was particularly engaged.     
View all other items of "Publication" with value "The Cambrian" in "Madras Death notices " Publication  The Cambrian    
Edition Year  1818    
Edition month  May    
Edition date  16    
Page No  3    
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Welsh Newspapers Online (1804-1919) (http://newspapers.library.wales/home). 700 english language entries transcribed from the Family Notices that have a reference to 'Madras'. Transcribed by Peter Evans with the cooperation of the National Library of Wales.
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