Each county catalogue is divided into sections for parish registers, trade directories and then any other documents that we hold.
» View more about the county listings The Institute holds many original documents from deeds to letters dating from the 15th to the 20th century.
Or, perhaps more accurately, three communities – Church Cobham, Street Cobham and Downside – which is how Cobham began (click on the map for a larger view).
It was once described as a ‘creature of the Mole’ and the river has given the place its reason for being as well as providing the rural atmosphere which can still be found, despite Cobham’s proximity to London.
The name kalsu bai has given to the mountain on the woman who used to live in this mountain according to the villagers living at the base of kalsu bai mountain.
Gubbins family settled in Melbourne where he was educated at Melbourne Grammar School. Mathews, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, who was taken P. In the darkness, the Korean would be firing blindly, and with this move Charlie halved his target. of a bullet somewhere above my head, and my feet began to spurn the rough track ... LT Gubbins Victorian Mounted Rifles is standing top left in group photo Group of six; Distinguished Service Order, G. R., silver-gilt and enamels; The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, O. The remainder separate into two easily defined groups. His intended place of residence being given as King Street, Brynmawr. Worthy of further research Good VF SOLD Single: INDIA GENERAL SERVICE MEDAL 1854-95, one clasp "Jowaki 1877-8" impressed naming to 1521 GUNNER C. Seven men were awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal. as Staff Sergeant-Major of the 4th Military District (32631 G. (Military) Officer’s 1st type breast badge, silver-gilt, hallmarks for London 1919; Queen’s South Africa five clasps “Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Transvaal, South Africa 1901, South Africa 1902” (2/Lieut. The majority of men, faced by it, adopt the wisest plan, and make the best of things until the day of eventual release. The Lancer then tried to escape with some of the colour still on his lance but he was killed in the attempt to get away.” The Regiment earned great praise for their stand against the attack from Lord Wellesley-"". Good VF 50 Single: South Africa Medal 1834-53 impressed to J. 91ST REGT Note: There appears to be three soldiers of the 91st with this name and initial and a curious note in records that states a "Miller" (of the 91st) has a medal for Gallant Conduct (not engraved). India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Hazara 1888 (32595 Gunr., No. Sharp was transferred to the Army Reserve in February 1890 and discharged on 5 July 1894. It appears the Keohane family came to Western Australia in the early 1900's. The muster rolls confirm that Canning was on active duty with his regiment for the whole of the quarter of the 1st October to the 31st December 1854, and it is most probable, therefore, that he took part in the famous charge of the Heavy Brigade at Balaklava, in which the Scots Greys had two men killed and fifty-six wounded. I wasn't staying in this undersized coffin without raising some protest ...' Conclusions ' Captivity is harder than battle. Stockting, Glosters.) in its Royal Mint case of issue; Korea 1950-53 (14468948 Pte. A French lancer made a grab for the colours with his lance but the flag was secured by Ensign Christie despite serious wounds. Note: Only 38 waterloo medals are recorded to have surfaced for the unit making this one of the scarcest Regiments to obtain. Major Howard, who was the only 10 Single : SOUTH AFRICA MEDAL1853 impressed : LIEUT. There is much more research that can be done on this Officer and it would be interesting to learn if he played any part in the EUREKA uprising due to the probable central meeting place of the Ballarat Post Office and his loyalty to the Army. Sharp, Royal Monmouthshire Engineers, late Royal Artillery. He initially served in the 1st Brigade Scottish Division R. Served in India, September 1883-February 1890 and took part in the Black Mountain Expedition 1888. Contact marks, nearly very fine 5 This medal was originally found on the Geraldton rubbish tip - north of Perth. He embarked with the regiment during April-June 1854 for service in the Crimea. Gnr Worthington was born in Bilby, South Retford, Notinghamshire and a former member of the 4th Bn. but the craters were held against enemy bombing attacks during the night.’ D. I turned around with difficulty, found the door, and shook it vigorously. This deployment allowed the lancers to attack from front and rear. Ex Sotheby’s in March 1888 Note: John Gilbert served in Captain Grey’s number 4 troop and participated in the action on the far left of the battlefield, late in the day. Numerous newspaper reports show the demise of King for embezzlement of the Ballarat Post Office in 1869. He joined the Royal Artillery on 6 July 1882, aged 19 years. Scuff marks, otherwise good VF 5 CHARGE OF THE HEAVY BRIGADE Single: Crimea 1854-56, 3 clasps, Balaklava, Inkermann, Sebastopol (J. 2nd Dragns.) James Canning was born in October 1827 and enlisted into the 2nd Dragoons at Edinburgh on 13 April 1846, for an unlimited period of engagement. Africa Nov 1899 to July 1900 and China July 1900 to Aug 1901 and India Aug 1901 to March 1907. » View more about the trade directories collection Wills are of the greatest importance to the genealogist.