John Francis Dymoke Tanqueray



1893 Apr 30 Born London

1901 census at Thorpe le Soken, Essex, England

1911 census with uncle at Ormsary, 22 Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth

1912 Dec - 1914 Aug Worked in Engineering Coy, McColl Bros in Winnipeg

1914 Sep 232 Attested to CEF - papers online

1916 Nov 8. Canadian Engineers. To be Temp Lt - No. 5321 Serjt. J. F. D. Tanqueray

1918 Jan 20. Can. Engrs. Temp. Lt. J. F. D. Tanqueray is seed, for duty with the R.A.F.

1918 Oct 29. The undermentioned 2nd Lts. to be actg. Capts. whilst empld. as Capts. (O.) :— (Hon. Lt.) J. F. D. Tanqueray

1919 May 1. 2nd Lt. (Hon. Lt.) J. F. D. Tanqueray, D.F.C., to be graded for purposes of pay an'd allowances as- Capt. whilst empld. as Capt.(O)

1919 May 3. Gazetted DFC for distinguished services during the war

1919 Aug 6. Relinquishes commission on ceasing to be employed. (Hon. Lt.) J. F. D. Tanqueray (Lt., Can. Engrs.).

1920 Jul 27. Special Appointment Class II

1921 Apr 1. Relinquishes commission on ceasing to be employed

1921 Apr 24 On a raid in Dublin (with unnamed members of Special Branch)

1922 Sep 22. Reg Army Reserve of Officers . Intelligence. —'Capt. J. F. D. Tanqueray, D.F.C., late Gen. List, to be Capt., 20th Sept. 1922, with seniority 15th Jan. 1922.

1923 Nov 9 Arrives New York from UK. He is a Civil Engineer and final destination is Canada

1926 Oct 19 . Married in Canada. Name: John F D Tranqueray Gender: Male Spouse Name: Marguerite Browne Spouse Gender: Female Marriage Date: 19 Oct 1926 Marriage Location: Victoria

1931 Aug. Appears to be at Town Planning Commission, Edmunton, Alberta, Canada

1938 Married in Surrey to Eve Constance Redknap.

1940 Mar 21. Died iTayscote Rd, Burbage, Wiltshire, England. Home was 19 Mount Ararat Rd, Richmond, Surrey Probate granted to his widow Eve.C.Tanqueray: in the sum of £552 12sh 6d.