George Gladwin DENNISS

15th Jan 17921 - 13th Jan 1856

Lieutenant Colonel

Life History

15th Jan 1792



Birth of son George Gladwin DENNISS

25th Jan 1823

Birth of daughter Ellen Theophila DENNISS in Varanasi, Orissa, India

4th Dec 1827

Birth of son Henry Parry Dundas DENNISS


Married Anna Eleonora MCGRATH in Subathoo, Punjab, India.2

9th Mar 1852

Death of son Henry Parry Dundas DENNISS

13th Jan 1856

Died in Kalka, India

6th Aug 2000

Record Change


  • Denniss - Lieutenant-Colonel George Gladwin, CB - Bengal HorseArtillery - died 13th January 1856.
    Served Nepal 1815, Maharajpoor 1843 (star), Sutlej 1845 (medal andbar, CB).
    Grave at Kasauli - "Sacred to the memory of Lieut Colonel GeorgeGladwin Denniss, CB late of the Bengal Horse Artillery, Eldest son ofthe late Colonel George B. Denniss H.Ms 43rd Light Infantry, whodeparted this life at Kalka on the 13th day of January 1856 in his64th year."

    Also listed in:
    Index to the "List of the Officers of the Bengal Army, 1754-1834" byV.C.P. Hodson - Volume 2

    His will is also listed here:
    Prerogative Court of Canterbury and Related Probate Jurisdictions:Administration Act Books
    Source Year   1559-1858
    Source Repository   The National Archives
    Source Repository Reference   PROB 6/232, IR 26/284

    Surname   Denniss
    First Names   George Gladwin
    Date   July 1856
    Entry   of Kussowlie, Col. EIC Artillery, Bengal establishment [d 13Jan 1856, to Anna Ellerker Denniss of Ryde, Isle of Wight, Hampshire,the wid., £450, Estate Duty Registers], Pts
    Remarks   If duty was payable, this was entered in the Legacy DutyRegisters. There are referenced by the IR number.
    Transcribed By   Steve van Dulken

    The United Service Magazine
    "Oct 10th at Subathoo, George Gladwin Denniss Esq., 1st EuropeanBengal Fusiliers, son of Colonel Denniss, C.B., Bengal Artillery, andgrandson of Late Colonel Denniss, H.M.S 43rd Lt. Infantry, to Eleanor,second daughter of Maj. Talbot, Bengal Army."

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