|Name/Alias||Reginald Gother THOROLD.|
|Birth date and place||7 Aug 1837 Malta.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences||Royal Academy, Cold Harbour, Alverstoke, Gosport, Hampshire, England (1851).|
7 Mansion Row, Gillingham, Kent (1881).
“The Skippetts”, Sheepscombe Village, Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire (1891).
“Belgrave Lodge”, 4 Montpellier Terrace, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire (1901).
“Aubrey House”, 7 Dale Street, Leamington, Warwickshire (1911).
|Profession||Officer in the British Army, Corps of Royal Engineers.|
|Marriage date and place||1st: 27 Oct 1858 St George’s Cathedral, Perth, Western Australia.|
2nd: 19 Dec 1871 Lee, Kent.
3rd: 19 Feb 1913 St Peter’s Parish Church, Frimley, Surrey.
|Spouse||1st: Frances (Fanny) LUKIN.|
2nd: Charlotte Sophia ELTON.
3rd: Frederica Mary COCKLE (widow formerly Elton-Hunt).
Evelyn Mabel 1860, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Hayford Douglas 1861, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Hilda Maud 1863, Chatham, Kent.
Gertrude Beaujolois 1867, King Williams Town, Cape Town, South Africa.
|Death date and place||29 Apr 1928 Burley, Upper Park Road, Camberley, Surrey.|
|Burial date and place||5 May 1928, St Peter’s, Frimley, Surrey.|
|Will and Probate||14 Jun 1928 Probate, London Registry. Effects £946 5s. 5d.|
|Death Notices & Obituaries||London Times 3 May 1928.|
Cheltenham Chronicle 5 May 1928.
|ARMY SERVICE DETAILS|
|Corps and Company||Royal Engineers.|
|Service No. and Rank||Lieutenant. Cadet Company.|
|Attestation date and place||1 Aug 1855, Woolwich, Kent.|
|Service at Home & Abroad||See WO25-3913 in sidebar.|
|Promotions||Lieutenant 1 Aug 1855.|
2nd Captain 5 Dec 1863.
Major 8 Mar 1873.
Lieutenant Colonel Brevet 1 Jul 1881.
Lieutenant Colonel 19 Oct 1881.
Colonel (Army) 1 Jul 1885.
Major General (Hon) 19 Oct 1886.
|Courts Martial (and type)||None.|
|Discharge date and place||19 Oct 1886.|
|Length of Service||31 years 79 days.|
Retirement Pay: £450 per annum. £150 annuity.
|Statement of Services Reference||WO25-3913-289.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Gloucestershire ?|
|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.|
Commanding Officer, Swan Volunteer Rifle Corps. 5 Oct 1861 to Apr 1862.
|Subscriptions to Funds||Indian Relief Fund June 1858.|
|Departure date and destination||27 Apr 1862, Cape of Good Hope and London.|