Caulfeild Family

Maj-Gen. James Caulfeild

James CaulfeildAge: 70 years17821852

Name
James Caulfeild
Name prefix
Maj-Gen.
Birth January 26, 1782 44
Alias
of Copsewood

Birth of a sisterEuphemia Gordon Caulfeild
1785 (Age 2 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Gordon
1785 (Age 2 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherCatherine Moore
October 1791 (Age 9 years)
Burial of a paternal grandmotherCatherine Moore
October 14, 1791 (Age 9 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Caulfeild
September 25, 1804 (Age 22 years)
Burial of a brotherJohn Caulfeild
September 26, 1804 (Age 22 years)
Death of a brotherGeorge Lewis Jones Caulfeild
about 1806 (Age 23 years)

Death of a motherEuphemia Gordon
June 1808 (Age 26 years)
Burial of a motherEuphemia Gordon
June 23, 1808 (Age 26 years)
Reference numberLetitia StaffordView this family

Reference numberAnnie Rachael BlakeView this family

Marriage of a parentJohn CaulfeildMaria FarellowView this family
October 6, 1808 (Age 26 years)
MarriageLetitia StaffordView this family
December 6, 1814 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#1
John Caulfeild
1815 (Age 32 years)
Baptism of a sonJohn Caulfeild
August 8, 1815 (Age 33 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Caulfeild
March 2, 1816 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#2
James Gordon Caulfeild
April 28, 1816 (Age 34 years)
Burial of a sonJohn Caulfeild
1816 (Age 33 years)
Burial of a fatherJohn Caulfeild
March 4, 1816 (Age 34 years)
Baptism of a sonJames Gordon Caulfeild
May 18, 1816 (Age 34 years)
Death of a sonJohn Caulfeild
August 1, 1816 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Alexander Deacon Caulfeild
September 18, 1817 (Age 35 years)
Death of a brotherAlexander Gordon Caulfeild
March 28, 1818 (Age 36 years)
Burial of a brotherAlexander Gordon Caulfeild
March 31, 1818 (Age 36 years)
Death of a sisterGrace Gordon Caulfeild
August 28, 1818 (Age 36 years)
Burial of a sisterGrace Gordon Caulfeild
August 29, 1818 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#4
John Palmer Caulfeild
August 7, 1820 (Age 38 years)
Death of a brotherRobert Caulfeild
August 17, 1820 (Age 38 years)
Burial of a brotherRobert Caulfeild
August 17, 1820 (Age 38 years)
Baptism of a sonAlexander Deacon Caulfeild
September 10, 1820 (Age 38 years)
Baptism of a sonJohn Palmer Caulfeild
September 10, 1820 (Age 38 years)
Death of a brotherThomas Gordon Caulfeild
June 23, 1821 (Age 39 years)
Burial of a brotherThomas Gordon Caulfeild
June 28, 1821 (Age 39 years)
Death of a sisterSarah Aylmer Caulfeild
December 21, 1821 (Age 39 years)
Burial of a sisterSarah Aylmer Caulfeild
December 30, 1821 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Gerard Wellesley Caulfeild
April 20, 1822 (Age 40 years)
Death of a sonGerard Wellesley Caulfeild
September 20, 1822 (Age 40 years)
Death of a wifeLetitia Stafford
August 26, 1826 (Age 44 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Caulfeild
May 18, 1831 (Age 49 years)
Burial of a brotherWilliam Caulfeild
May 28, 1831 (Age 49 years)
MarriageAnnie Rachael BlakeView this family
October 27, 1834 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a son
#6
William Harris Caulfeild
November 12, 1835 (Age 53 years)
Baptism of a sonWilliam Harris Caulfeild
January 13, 1836 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a son
#7
Henry Muirson Caulfeild
October 17, 1836 (Age 54 years)
Baptism of a sonHenry Muirson Caulfeild
November 18, 1836 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8
Mary Anne Rachel Caulfeild
February 23, 1839 (Age 57 years)
Baptism of a daughterMary Anne Rachel Caulfeild
March 24, 1839 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a son
#9
George Caulfeild
January 3, 1841 (Age 58 years)
Baptism of a sonGeorge Caulfeild
January 22, 1841 (Age 58 years)
Marriage of a childJohn Palmer CaulfeildElinor Agnes BarlowView this family
September 1, 1841 (Age 59 years)
Death of a sonAlexander Deacon Caulfeild
March 24, 1842 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a son
#10
Alexander Thomas Caulfeild
April 7, 1842 (Age 60 years)
Burial of a sonAlexander Deacon Caulfeild
May 30, 1842 (Age 60 years)
Baptism of a sonAlexander Thomas Caulfeild
June 29, 1842 (Age 60 years)
Death of a sonJames Gordon Caulfeild
September 21, 1844 (Age 62 years)
Death of a daughterMary Anne Rachel Caulfeild
August 26, 1845 (Age 63 years)
Burial of a daughterMary Anne Rachel Caulfeild
September 2, 1845 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a daughter
#11
Anne Rachel Caulfeild
September 3, 1846 (Age 64 years)
Baptism of a daughterAnne Rachel Caulfeild
October 24, 1846 (Age 64 years)
Death November 4, 1852 (Age 70 years)
Burial November 10, 1852 (6 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 24, 1763Kirkmahoe, Dumfriesshire
10 months
elder brother
16 months
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
6 years
elder brother
Robert Caulfeild
Birth: 1781 43Castle Cosby, Crossdoney, Co Cavan
Death: August 17, 1820Georgetown, Prince of Wales Island, East Indies
13 months
himself
4 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Maria Farellow - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: October 6, 1808St.Mary, Dublin
Family with Letitia Stafford - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 6, 1814Cawnpore, Bengal, India
13 months
son
John Caulfeild
Birth: 1815 32 33Cawnpore, Bengal, India
Death: August 1, 1816Cawnpore, Bengal, India
16 months
son
James Gordon Caulfeild
Birth: April 28, 1816 34 34Cawnpore, Bengal, India
Death: September 21, 1844Madeira, Portugal
17 months
son
Alexander Deacon Caulfeild
Birth: September 18, 1817 35 35Barrackpore, Bengal, India
Death: March 24, 1842Bengal, India
3 years
son
20 months
son
Gerard Wellesley Caulfeild
Birth: April 20, 1822 40 40Indore, Bengal, India
Death: September 20, 1822Indore, Bengal, India
Family with Annie Rachael Blake - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: October 27, 1834British Embassy Chapel, Paris
13 months
son
11 months
son
2 years
daughter
Mary Anne Rachel Caulfeild
Birth: February 23, 1839 57 27Lucknow, Bengal, India
Death: August 26, 1845Bathford, Somerset
22 months
son
15 months
son
Alexander Thomas Caulfeild
Birth: April 7, 1842 60 3117 Hyde Park Street, London
Death: April 12, 19234 Littledown Road, Bournemouth, Hampshire
4 years
daughter

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Of Linwood, Mullingar, Co Meath, adjoining Bloomfield. Cadet HEICS Bengal Army 1798, attached to the 9th Reg Light Cavalry and arrived in India 1799; posted to the 5th Reg Bengal Cavalry; Lt 1805. At home on sick leave 1809-1812; returned to India posted to the Governor-General's bodyguard. Commanded a squadron during the Pindaree War, was at the Battle of Mahidpore in 1817 and the attack on Jowd in 1818. Captain 5th Cavalry 1818. At the seige of Asseerghur in 1819, after which nominated as First Assistant to the Resident at Indore. Political Agent at Harrowati 1822-1828. Major 1825; Lt-Col 1829. Sick leave Cape of Good Hope Feb 1830 to Aug 1831 Home leave. CB 1831; Arrived England from St Helena on the Duke of Sussex May 1834. Brevet-Colonel 1834. Returned to India 1835. Appointed Resident at the Court of Oude 1839. Colonel Bengal Cavalry 1841. Left India 1841 after 17 years military duty followed by 20 years political duty with HEICS. Sailed on the Duke of Argyll from Bengal 24th Feb, arrived London 21st June. Raised to the rank of Major-Gen 23 Nov 1843. On his return home resided at 17 Hyde Park Street, London, then from 1843 at 82 Eaton Square before purchasing the newly built 17 Princes Gate in 1848. Director of the EIC 1848-1851. Contested the Parliamentary seat of Abingdon in 1845 and 1847 without success, elected in 1852 but died before he could take his seat. In 1845 purchased 2000 acres in the Barony of Kenry, co Limerick, for £51,592 and built Copsewood. The Belfast Newsletter for 22 Nov 1852 announced the family's arrival at Copsewood for his burial.

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Marriage Date: 14 DEC 1814«s151»

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