Robert Wyndham Humphrey Marcial Bland1872 - 1942 (70 years)
Name Robert Wyndham Humphrey Marcial Bland Birth 27 Jan 1872 Kensington, London
- Redcliffe Gardens
Gender Male Baptism 15 Mar 1872 West Brompton, Middlesex Death 18 Jul 1942 Kent Notes
- Son of John Humphry Bland, for whose lineage see Bland of Blandsfort, Queen's Co., in Burke's 'Landed Gentry of Ireland', by Emily Charlotte, daughter of Rev. Wyndham Carlyon Maddon. Educated at Cheltenham College.
Trained as an electrical engineer. Was in South Africa 1896-1908. Served there in the Boer War in the Railway Pioneer Regiment (Queen's medal with 3 clasps). Afterwards a Rubber planter in the Malay States whence he returned for the Great War and joined the Royal Irish Rifles; Adjutant Mar. 1915; Capt. July 1915. British War medal; Allies' (Victory) medal. Officers' Friend for Ulster in the Ministry of Pensions 1919-23.
Inherited his father's property 1919, but sold it in 1924. He and his wife lived at Colquhouns, Penshurst, Kent.
Person ID I2908 Gibbs Family Tree Last Modified 27 Sep 2017
Father John Humphrey Bland Mother Emily Charlotte Maddon Family ID F1273 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Mildred Dorothea Mordaunt, b. 16 Mar 1875, Dinapore, India d. 23 Mar 1949, Tonbridge, Kent (Age 74 years) Marriage 1915 St Marylebone, London
- St. Mary's, Bryanston Square,
Family ID F1272 Group Sheet | Family Chart Last Modified 12 Jan 2018
Event Map Birth - 27 Jan 1872 - Kensington, London Baptism - 15 Mar 1872 - West Brompton, Middlesex Marriage - 1915 - St Marylebone, London Death - 18 Jul 1942 - Kent = Link to Google Earth
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