|Name/Alias||Edward Coysgarne SIM.|
|Birth date and place||8 Apr 1838, 33 Mecklenburgh Square, St Pancras, Middlesex, England.|
|Baptism date and place||7 Jul 1838 St John the Evangelist Church, Lambeth, Surrey.|
|Civil Census Residences||33 Mecklenburgh Square, St Pancras, Middlesex (1841).
Engineers House, Minster in Sheppy, Sheerness, Kent (1881).
|Profession||Officer in the British Army, Corps of Royal Engineers.|
|Decorations & Memberships||Admitted Merchant Taylors’ Hall 7 Feb 1877.
Freedom of the City of London 21 Feb 1877.
|Marriage date and place||3 Nov 1863 St George Hanover Square, London.|
|Spouse||Alice Frances Howley KINGSMILL.|
|Children||Arthur Coysgarne 1865, Curragh Camp, Newbridge, Kildare, Ireland.
Alice Maud 1867, Curragh Camp, Newbridge, Kildare, Ireland.
Edmund Howley 1868, Queenstown, Cork, Ireland.
|Death date and place||21 Oct 1900 Knyveton Road, Bournemouth, Hampshire.
Residence 69 Ermins Mansions, Westminster, Middlesex.
|Burial date and place||25 Oct 1900 Kingston on Thames, Surrey.|
|Will and Probate||12 Nov 1900 Probate, London Registry. Effects £9011 9s. 6d.|
|Death Notices & Obituaries||Western Gazette 26 Oct 1900.
Hampshire Advertiser 27 Oct 1900.
|ARMY SERVICE DETAILS|
|Corps and Company||Royal Engineers.|
|Service No. and Rank||Cadet Company.|
|Attestation date and place||20 Dec 1854, Woolwich, Kent.|
|Service at Home & Abroad||See WO25-3913 in sidebar.|
|Promotions||2nd Lieutenant 20 Dec 1854.
1st Lieutenant 13 Jan 1855.
2nd Captain 31 Dec 1861.
1st Captain 4 Mar 1868.
Major 5 Jul 1872.
Lieutenant Colonel 3 Nov 1879.
Colonel Brevet 3 Nov 1883.
Major General (Hon) 3 Nov 1884.
|Courts Martial (and type)||None.|
|Discharge date and place||3 Nov 1884 Brighton, Sussex.|
|Length of Service||29 years 318 days.
Retirement Pay: £450 per annum. £150 annuity.
|Statement of Services Reference||WO25-3913-265.|
|Post Discharge Residence|
|ARRIVAL IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival dates||Dep. Plymouth 23 Sep 1857. Arr. Fremantle 1 Jan 1858.|
|Occupations post-arrival in WA||Supervisor of convicts on public works.|
|Subscriptions to Funds||Indian Relief Fund June 1858.|
|Departure date and destination||27 Apr 1862, Cape of Good Hope and London.|