The tie in with e 1899 marriage is as follows, a quick summary
1) My great grandmother was Kathleen Townsend who married Henry Charles Mills January 4th 1899. I have a copy of the marriage certificate, the age stated gives Henry Charles Mills birth in 1867.
2) There son, Charles Henry or...
Firstly many thanks for your help.
1) this C Mills is new and I need to check it out...thank you
Name: C Mills
Casualty Type: Died
Casualty Date: 11 Aug 1900
Casualty Place: Bloemfontein
Force: South Africa Field Force
Regiment: Royal Artillery
Thanks for your help , at least it I think it rules him out as he would have had his rank or army no. on his marriage certificate and his sons birth certificate. I assumed he was not in the army until after his marriage and sons birth. Your info tells me he joined in 1888.
I am looking for...
Henry Mills or ( Charles Henry Mills) - died 2nd May 1900 Bloemfontein, He was in the Royal Field Artillery. Royal Horse Artillery 1 . Gunner. service no. 693431. I know my great grandfather died in the Boer war and this appears to be the likely candidate. How can I obtain a death certificate...
Hello, I came across the site and it would a appear a member posted about her great grandfather.....turns out he is my 1st cousin 2nd removed and we share our 2nd or 3 great grandfathers. her post is under SShaw looking for Earnest William Smart. I re posted and replied....but how can I contact...
Hello Sandi, Earnest William Smart was my 1st cousin 2 removed, my 2nd great grandfather was Josiah Smart 1826-1892 (his grandfather) that would I guess also be your 2nd great grandfather! Please feel free to contact me and I can share the family tree regards Nick Mills