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Sir Roger Tuckfield Goldsworthy (18396 May 1900) CMG, KCMG held a series of British colonial administrative postings. 1839 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years). ... 1900 is a common year starting on Monday. ... On the Orders insignia, St Michael is often depicted subduing Satan. ... On the Orders insignia, St Michael is often depicted subduing Satan. ... In general, the word colonial means of or relating to a colony. In United States history, the term Colonial is used to refer to the period before US independence. ...


Roger Goldsworthy was born in Calcutta in 1839, and educated at Sandhurst. He later joined the volunteer cavalry known as Havelock's Irregulars, and during the Indian rebellion of 1857 he won medals and was mentioned in dispatches. In 1859 he was commissioned as a Lieutenant in the 17th Lancers. He resigned in 1866. This article is on Calcutta/Kolkata, the city. ... 1839 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Sandhurst is the name of several villages in the UK, the most famous being the one in Berkshire near Camberley. ... An engraving titled Sepoy Indian troops dividing the spoils after their mutiny against British rule gives a contemporary view of events from the British perspective. ... Mentioned in Dispatches (MID) is a military award for gallantry or otherwise commendable service. ... 1859 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... A Lieutenant is a military, paramilitary or police officer. ... Official name The 17th Lancers (Duke of Cambridges Own) Colonel-in-Chief Duke of Cambridge Colonel-of-the-Regiment Field Marshal Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig Motto Or Glory Nicknames Binghams Dandies The Death or Glory Boys The Horse Marines The Tots The White Lancers Anniversaries Balaklava (20... 1866 is a common year starting on Monday. ...


From 1868 to 1870, Goldsworthy was Inspector General of Police in Sierra Leone; during this time he married a widow named Eliza Egan. He was then commandant of the Hausa Armed Police and District Magistrate of Lagos until 1873. He then became Inspector of Customs for the Gold Coast until 1874. In 1874 he was made CMG for his role in the war with the Akumahs. His next appointment was as President of Nevis from 1876 to 1877. 1868 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1870 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... The Hausa are a people of northern Nigeria and southeastern Niger. ... Map of Nigeria showing Lagos on the lower left Lagos is the largest city in Nigeria. ... 1873 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Gold Coast was a British colony on the Gulf of Guinea in west Africa. ... 1874 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1874 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... On the Orders insignia, St Michael is often depicted subduing Satan. ... Nevis is an island in the Caribbean, whose name is derived from an original Spanish name given by Christopher Columbus. ... 1876 is a leap year starting on Saturday. ... 1877 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ...


In 1877, Goldsworthy was appointed Colonial Secretary of Western Australia, a position which also implied an appointment to the Western Australian Legislative Council. He took up both appointments on 30 August 1877, holding them until his resignation on 7 September 1880. Following this, he was Administrator and Colonial Secretary of Saint Lucia from 1881 to 1884; Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the British Honduras from 1884 to 1891; and Governor of the Falkland Islands from 1891 to 1897. 1877 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... The Colonial Secretary of Western Australia was one of the most important and powerful public offices in Western Australia, in the time when Western Australia was a British colony. ... Motto: Cygnis Insignis (Distinguished by its swans) Nickname: Wildflower State Other Australian states and territories Capital Perth Government Governor Premier Const. ... The Legislative Council, or upper house, is one of the two chambers of parliament in the Australian state of Western Australia. ... August 30 is the 242nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (243rd in leap years), with 123 days remaining. ... 1877 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... September 7 is the 250th day of the year (251st in leap years). ... 1880 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1881 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1884 is a leap year starting on Tuesday (click on link to calendar). ... British Honduras was the former name of a British colony on the east coast of Central America, now the independent nation of Belize. ... 1884 is a leap year starting on Tuesday (click on link to calendar). ... 1891 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... The Governor of the Falkland Islands is the local representative of the British Crown in the Falkland Islands. ... 1891 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1897 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ...


Sir Roger Goldsworthy was made KCMG in 1889. He died on 6 May 1900. On the Orders insignia, St Michael is often depicted subduing Satan. ... 1889 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years). ... 1900 is a common year starting on Monday. ...


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2001: A Space Odyssey. ... The Parliament of Western Australia consists of the Governor of Western Australia, the Western Australian Legislative Council and the Western Australian Legislative Assembly. ...

Preceded by:
O'Grady Lefroy
Colonial Secretary of Western Australia
18771880
Succeeded by:
Edric Gifford
Preceded by:
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Administrator of Saint Lucia
18811884
Succeeded by:
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Preceded by:
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Governor of the British Honduras
18841891
Succeeded by:
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Preceded by:
Thomas Kerr, CMG
Governor of the Falkland Islands
18911897
Succeeded by:
Sir William Grey-Wilson, KCMG


The Colonial Secretary of Western Australia was one of the most important and powerful public offices in Western Australia, in the time when Western Australia was a British colony. ... 1877 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1880 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1881 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1884 is a leap year starting on Tuesday (click on link to calendar). ... 1884 is a leap year starting on Tuesday (click on link to calendar). ... 1891 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... The Governor of the Falkland Islands is the local representative of the British Crown in the Falkland Islands. ... 1891 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1897 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ...


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Roger Goldsworthy Information (267 words)
Sir Roger Tuckfield Goldsworthy (1839–6 May 1900) CMG, KCMG held a series of British colonial administrative postings.
Roger Goldsworthy was born in Marylebone, Middlesex in 1839, and educated at Sandhurst.
Sir Roger Goldsworthy was made KCMG in 1889.
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