See also

Family of Brian Ponsonby Fitzgerald-Moore and Dorothy Frances Farquhar Bernard

  • Husband:

  • Brian Ponsonby Fitzgerald-Moore (1887-1916)

  • Wife:

  • Dorothy Frances Farquhar Bernard (1886?-1963)

  • Children:

  • Francis Desmond Dorian Fitzgerald-Moore (1914-1989)

  • Marriage:

  • 4 Nov 1913

  • St. Paul's Cathedral, Cathedral Road, Calcutta, West Bengal, India

  •  

  • Brian a Lieutenant in the Indian Army, both single and of Calcutta, groom's father Walter Robert Fitzgerald-Moore (deceased), bride's father F G Farquhar Bernard (deceased), married by license and witnessed by Walter N Edwards, Marjorie M Edwards, William R Warden and Frans H Edwards

Husband: Brian Ponsonby Fitzgerald-Moore

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1916 CWGC Brian Ponsonby Fitzgerald-Moore

  • Name:

  • Brian Ponsonby Fitzgerald-Moore1,2,3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Name Prefix:

  • Captain

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • soldier4

  • Birth:

  • 28 Jul 1887

  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia1,2,5

  •  

  • son of Walter Robert Moore and Marian Sophia Greenway

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 25)

  • 2 St. Georges Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England4

  •  

  • unmarried head of the household serving as a Lieutenant in the 2nd Royal Irish Fusiliers and living in thirteen rooms with Zita Moore, his brothers Desmond and Barry, and two servants. Born in Victoria Australia

  • Death:

  • 9 Feb 1916 (age 28)

  • at sea, Bombay, Maharashtra, India6

  • War Memorial:

  •  

  • Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial, Mula Road, Khadki, Maharashtra, India7

  •  

  • a Captain in the 62nd Punjabis, died 9th February 1916

  • Probate:

  • 7 Sep 1916

  • Probate Registry, London, England6

  •  

  • of 3 Lansdowne Road Bedford a lieutenant in His Majesty's Army died 9th February 1916 at sea on active service, probate of effects of £105 (~£5,600 in 2017) to Dorothy Frances Farquhar Fitzgerald Moore widow

Wife: Dorothy Frances Farquhar Bernard

  • Name:

  • Dorothy Frances Farquhar Bernard2,8

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • Francis Gumm Bernard ( - )

  • Mother:

  • Edith Frances Edwards (1855?- )

  • Birth:

  • 1886 (app)

  • Singapore8,9

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 14)

  • 7 Kimbolton Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England9

  •  

  • daughter attending school and living with her widowed mother Edith, brother Ronald, cousin Kenneth Playfair and two servants. Born in Singapore

  • Administrator:

  • 7 Sep 1916 (age 29-30)

  •  

     

    Dorothy Frances Farquhar Bernard was appointed as administrator at the probate hearing of Brian Ponsonby Fitzgerald-Moore on Thursday on 7 September 1916 at the Probate Registry, London, England

  • Death:

  • Q2 1963 (age 76)

  • Westminster Hospital, Horseferry Road, Westminster, London, England10,11

  • Probate:

  • 20 Sep 1963

  • Probate Registry, London, England11

  •  

  • a widow of 24 Drayton Gardens South Kensington London died 22nd May 1963 at Westminster Hospital London, probate of effects of £21,724 8s 11d (~£412,000 in 2017) to Hong Kong and Shanghai Bank Limited, resealed in Victoria Hong Kong on 23rd January 1964

Child 1: Francis Desmond Dorian Fitzgerald-Moore

  • Name:

  • Francis Desmond Dorian Fitzgerald-Moore3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Theda Ridley-Day ( - )

  • Birth:

  • 18 Aug 19143,12

  •  

  •  

  • death index says born 13th August 1914

  • Baptism:

  • 17 Oct 1914 (age 0)

  • Bolarum, Chadarghat, Hyderabad, India3

  •  

  • son of Brian Ponsonby Fitzgerald-Moore (Lieutenant Indian Army 1st Brahman Regiment) and Dorothy Frances Farquhar of Bolarum

  • Death:

  • Apr 1989 (age 74)

  • Kendal "Registration District", Cumbria, England12

Sources

1.

Ancestry Australia, Birth Index, 1788-1922, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Melbourne 1887 no:32053. Cit. Date: 17 October 2020.

2.

FindMyPast British India Office Marriages, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Calcutta St. Pauls Cathedral ref:N-1-393 folio:181. Cit. Date: 14 November 2018.

3.

FindMyPast British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns - Births & Baptisms, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Bolarum ref:N-2-116 folio:35. Cit. Date: 14 November 2018.

4.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:8847 class:RG78 piece:466 registration district:174 sub-district:4 enumeration district:10 schedule:67. Cit. Date: 17 October 2020.

5.

Ancestry Family Trees, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Mackintosh Family Tree by jackiecedwards. Cit. Date: 17 October 2020.

6.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). London 1916 page:257. Cit. Date: 17 October 2020.

7.

Commonwealth War Grave Commission, ( on-line at www.cwgc.org). Kirkee 1914-1918 War Memorial. Cit. Date: 17 October 2020.

8.

Robert J "Bob" Briscoe personal communication. email dated 27th October 2018. Cit. Date: 6 November 2018.

9.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1488 folio:110 page:9. Cit. Date: 6 November 2018.

10.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Westminster 1963 quarter:2 volume:5c page:351. Cit. Date: 17 October 2020.

11.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). London 1963 page:593. Cit. Date: 17 October 2020.

12.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Kendal 1989 quarter:2 register:489 volume:1 page:417. Cit. Date: 10 May 2019.