Frederick Cavendish Ponsonby: Born: 6 July 1783 () Marylebone, London, England: Died: 11 January 1837 () (aged 53) Basingstoke, Hampshire, England: Allegiance United Kingdom: Service/ branch: British Army: Rank: Major-General: Battles/wars: Peninsular War Napoleonic Wars: Awards: Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George
3 de set. de 2021 · Major General Sir Frederick Cavendish Ponsonby, GCMG, KCB, KCH (6 July 1783 – 11 January 1837), styled The Honourable from 1806 to 1828, was a British military officer, the second son of the 3rd Earl of Bessborough and Henrietta Spencer
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Frederick Edward Grey Ponsonby, 1st Baron Sysonby, GCB, GCVO, PC (16 September 1867 – 20 October 1935) was a British soldier and courtier. Background [ edit ] Known as Fritz , Ponsonby was the second of three sons of General Sir Henry Ponsonby and his wife the Hon. Mary Elizabeth (née Bulteel).
20 de nov. de 2023 · Sir Frederic Cavendish Ponsonby. (1783-1837), Major-General. Regency Portraits Catalogue Entry. Sitter in 3 portraits. Ponsonby was a cavalry officer serving on Wellington 's staff. It was he who brought to Wellington the news of Napoleon 's abdication in 1814. 'You don't say so, upon my honour!
The Hon. Sir Frederick Cavendish Ponsonby, GCMG, KCB, KCH; officer who served in the Peninsula War and was later gravely wounded at Waterloo; m. Lady Emily Charlotte Bathurst, 1825; made Major General (1825); appointed Governor of Malta in 1826.
Photo courtesy of Historic England Henrietta was far from faultless: addicted to gambling, she also conducted numerous affairs, resulting in illegitimate offspring (she remarked notoriously “I can...