Francis Yorke McMahon, born 1865

1892: The London Gazette, 24th May 1892

1896: The London Gazette, 8 January 1895, Francis has resigned an appointment in the 1st Dragoons:


The London Gazette, 8 January 1895

1896: The London Gazette, 8 January 1895, Francis has resigned an appointment in the 1st Dragoons and in 1896 the following announcement was found in the Gazette:


The London Gazette, 8 January 1895

Note: It is an interesting fact that through this announcement we realised that Francis York McMahon knew J W J Hardman (now his brother in law) who married General Sir Thomas McMahon's daughter Frances Mary McMahon in 1888.

1896: Frederick was promoted to a Captain in the 1st Royal Dragoons.


The Times , Wednesday, Nov 11, 1896

1897: On July 10th 1897, it was recorded in the New York Times that Francis Yorke McMahon committed suicide. It interesting to suppose that Thomas McMahon named his son after the famous General Sir James Yorke Scarlett who was general of the 5th Dragoon Guards and was well known for his Crimea war activities.


Liverpool Mercury etc, Friday, July 9, 1897


The New York Times, July 10th 1897


The Times , Tuesday, Nov 09, 1897

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