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Constantine Phipps Carey (Ea10) 1835 - 1906

Mural Tablet of Constantine Phipps

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

MAJOR GENERAL

CONSTANTINE PHIPPS CAREY. C.B. R.E.

BORN MAY 29th 1835. DIED DECEMBER 7th 1906

SON OF JAMES CAREY OF LA BIGOTERIE, GUERNSEY

b. 29 May 1835 - d. 7 Dec 1906

m. 14 Jan 1874 Isabella Marguerite Eliza Shirley
dau. Henry Shirley, of Peppingford, Sussex, and Isabella Martha

He was gazetted as 2nd Lieutenant to the Royal Engineers, 1854; Lieutenant, 1854;
Captain, 1860; Major, 1872; Lieut.-Colonel, 1877; Colonel, 1881; retired, 1901;
Chief Engineer to the Local Government Board, 1897-1901.