Major-Gen. Thomas Handasyd

Major-Gen. Thomas Handasyd

Male Abt 1645 - 1729  (~ 84 years)    Has 5 ancestors and 30 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Thomas Handasyd 
    Prefix Major-Gen. 
    Relationshipwith Francis Fox
    Born Abt 1645 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Mar 1729  Great Staughton, Huntingdonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 03 Apr 1729  St Andrew, Great Staughton, Huntingdonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1421727  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2014 

    Father Col. Roger Handasyd,   b. Abt 1614, Elsdon, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Margaret 
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Family ID F1309266  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Catharina Morel,   d. 13 Sep 1704, Jamaica Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Edward Handasyd,   c. 28 Jan 1687, Heusden, NBr, NL Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 07 Aug 1688, Heusden, NBr, NL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)
     2. Gen. Roger Peter Handasyd,   c. 11 Mar 1689, Heusden, NBr, NL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jan 1763, Hanover Square, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     3. Lt.-Col. Thomas Handasyd,   b. Abt 1692, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Oct 1729  (Age ~ 37 years)
    +4. Brig.-Gen. William Handasyd,   b. Abt 1693, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 20 Feb 1745, St Paul, Hammersmith Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years)
    +5. Dr. Clifford Handasyd,   b. Abt 1694, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1772, St. George the Martyr, Queen Square, Holborn Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)
     6. Ann Handasyd,   b. Abt 1697,   d. 06 Dec 1777  (Age ~ 80 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F1309270  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 10 Mar 1698-Newfoundland: Colonel, having served the King 24 years...
    • Dictionary of Canadian Biography
    • Gaynes Hall - Wikipedia
    • British History
    • From "Historical Record of the 22nd Foot or The Cheshire Regiment of Foot - An Account of the Formation of the Regiment in 1689, and of its Subsequent Services to 1849" compiled by Richard Cannon, Esq.

      THOMAS HANDASYD.
      Appointed 20th June, 1702.
      AFTER a progressive service in the subordinate commissions, THOMAS HANDASYD was promoted to the lieut.-colonelcy of the TWENTY-SECOND regiment, with which corps he proceeded to the island of Jamaica; and in June, 1702, Queen Anne promoted him to the colonelcy of the regiment. He served in the West Indies; was advanced to the rank of brigadier-general in 1705, and to that of major-general in 1710. In 1712, he resigned the colonelcy of the TWENTY-SECOND regiment in favour of his son.


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