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Colonel John Pogson & Family

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Colonel John Pogson

Died 14 Apr 1880 age 57

Alice Pogson

 Died 11 Dec 1929 age 90

Harold Pogson

 Died 22 Feb 1906 age 35

Emily Maria Gorham

Widow of the late Percival Corham: 3rd daughter of Col.Pogson - Died 28 Jan 1914

Colonel Pogson was in H M Regiment NI Bombay

8th Oct 1839 - Cadet John Pogson posted to 22nd N.I.

17/A Regiment Native Infantry - Captain John Pogson to be Major, vice Evans, retired. Dated 1st January, 1862

BOMBAY ARMY.- To be Lieutenant-Colonels - Major John Pogson, 17th Native Infantry. Dated llth June, 1865.

Southern Reporter and Cork Commercial Courier Cork, 20 Oct 1865


Lieutenant-Colonel John Pogson, H.M.’s Bombay Army, to Alice, the eldest surviving daughter of the late Edmund Harrison, Esq.

Mrs Pogson is living at Glenside, Sedlescombe Road South in 1910 and she is still there in 1928, the year before her death.

Harold Pogson was born August 24, 1870, in Kolhapur, Maharashtra.  He played first class cricket in India in 1894 / 95.

He died February 22, 1906, in Rajkot, Gujarat (aged 35 years 182 days)