Northern Irish & Northern English Roots: JACKSONs & ODDIES & BROWNES & others

Entries: 15957    Updated: 2017-12-23 17:15:02 UTC (Sat)    Owner: Sharon Brown    Home Page: JACKSONs & relations in Ulster 1700-1900s  Note: You will leave RootsWeb

Index | Pedigree | Ahnentafel | Download GEDCOM

  • ID: I8876
  • Name: Francis Elmhirst SPENCER
  • Given Name: Francis Elmhirst
  • Surname: Spencer 1
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 25 Jul 1881
  • Death: 1972
  • Event: Death
  • Note: encer_10329884
  • _UID: D32E924ACA2744D8831D9B3097C8560E18E8
  • Change Date: 19 Jul 2015 at 10:22

    Father: Charles Francis Henry SPENCER b: 11 Jun 1848 in Blenheim, Oxfordshire, england
    Mother: Emily Lydia BALL b: 1855 in Carlow, Ireland

    1. Abbrev:
      Quality: 3
      Text: Colonel Francis Elmhirst Spencer was born on 25 July 1881 . He was theson of Lt.-Col. Charles Henry Francis Spencer a nd Emily Lydia Ball. Hemarried Augusta Tracey, daughter o f Colonel Arthur Tracey, on 26February 1916. He died in 197 2.
      Colonel Francis Elmhirst Spencer was educated at Dover Coll ege,England. He gained the rank of Colonel in the service o f the RoyalArtillery.1 In 1900 he served in China. In 190 4 he served in the TibetExpedition and the occupation of Lh asa. He fought in the First WorldWar between 1914 and 1918 , where he was mentioned in despatches fivetimes. He was de corated with the award of Military Cross (M.C.) in1916. H e was decorated with the award of Companion, DistinguishedS ervice Order (D.S.O.) in 1918. He was Brigidiar of the th e WesternCommand between 1934 and 1938. He fought in the Se cond World Warbetween 1939 and 1945.
  • We want to hear from you! Take our WorldConnect survey

    Index | Pedigree | Ahnentafel | Download GEDCOM

    Printer Friendly Version Printer Friendly Version Search Ancestry Search Ancestry Search WorldConnect Search WorldConnect Join Today! Join Today!

    WorldConnect Home | WorldConnect Global Search | WorldConnect Help
    We want to hear from you! Take our WorldConnect survey is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.