The Upper Ten Thousand

The Upper Ten Thousand

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1875 edition. Excerpt: ...W. Laing, Samuel, s. of Samuel Laing, of Papdale, Orkney; b. 1812; m. Mary, dr. of cant. J. Cowan, royal navy: M.a. Cantan., called to the bar at Lincoln's Inn 1840, a magistrate and dep.-lieut. of Orkney, financial secretary to the treasury 1859-60, finance minister in India 1860-65, a railway commissioner in 1846, chairman of the Sydenham crystal palace company 1848-54, chair-man of the London and Brighton rail-way company, M.r. (i..) Wick 1852-57. 1859-60, 1865-68, Orkney and Shetland from 1873. Reform; 1 Eautcrn Terrace, Brighton. Lake, sir Atwell King, 6 bart. (1711) b. 183-1; m. Frances, widow of col. Richard Ouseley, and dr. of William Walter Jones: ex-capt. 104 ft., acted as adj. of 4 irregular cavalry at Delhi. Friskney, Boston, Lincolnshire; Barston, Norfolk; 6 lloi/al Crescent, Xvitini/ mil, w. Lake, col. Henry Atwell, R.k., C. B., bro. of sir J. S. Lake, 5 bart.; b.; m. dr. of sir W. Curtis, 5 bait.: formerly served as an officer in the Madras engineers, and transferred to the royal arai) as lieut.-col. unattached for his sen-ices at the defence of Kars 1855, officer of the legion of honour, knight of the Mediidie, holds the rank of may.gen. in the Turkish army, ex-lieut.-coI. U3 ft., chief commissioner of the Dublin metropolitan police from 1858. Travellers'; Lower Castle Yard, Dublin; 49 Fembrokt Road, Dublin. Lake, maj.-gen. Edward John, R.K., C.b.i., s. of maj. Edward Lake, and grandson of adm. sir Willoughby Lake, K.c.b.: served in the Sutlej campaign 1845-46, in the Punjab campaign 184849, and commanded the troops of the nawab of Bhawulpore at Mooltan, extinancial commissioner in the Punjab, retired on full pay as col. royal Bengal engineers. 2 Stafford Terrace, Campden Hill, Kensington, V. Lake, very rev. dean Charles William, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 370 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 20mm | 658g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236594762
  • 9781236594761