Lt-Col. Henry Horatio Kitchener1

M, #2528, b. between 6 Apr 1805 and 4 Apr 1807, d. 14 Aug 1894
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Father*William Kitchener
     Lt-Col. Henry Horatio Kitchener was born between 6 Apr 1805 and 4 Apr 1807 in London, England.2 He was the son of William Kitchener. Lt-Col. Henry Horatio Kitchener married Anne Frances Chevallier, daughter of John Chevallier M. D. and Elizabeth Cole, on 24 Apr 1845 in St. Mary Of Grace, Aspall, Suffolk, England.3 The marriage of Lt-Col. Henry Horatio Kitchener and Anne Frances Chevallier was registered in the Jun 1845 quarter in the Hartismere registration district.4 As of 24 Jun 1845, Lt-Col. Henry Horatio Kitchener lived at Little Walden Park, England.3 He was described as Blind on 5 Apr 1891.2 He died on 14 Aug 1894 in Manor House, Cossington, Leicestershire, England.5 As of 14 Aug 1894, Lt-Col. Henry Horatio Kitchener lived at Oriental Club, Hanover Square, Middlesex, England.5 His estate was probated on 30 Aug 1894; Effects £268 18s. 2d.5


DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
3 Apr 1881Harry Rainy ParkerLt-Col. Henry Horatio Kitchener was listed as a member of the household of Harry Rainy Parker in the 1881 census in Temple Rothley, Rothley Temple, Leicestershire, England. Other people in the household include James Herbert Parker, Alfred Chevallier Parker, Ellen Annie B Parker, Frances Mary Parker and Frances Emily J Kitchener also in the household are George Henry cobbold, Visitor, Age 34, Captain in H M 45th Regiment, Born in Trimble, Nr. Ipswich; Charles Stuart Smith, Nephew, Age 22, Lieutenant RN Active List, Born in 14 Ashley Place, Westminster; plus 9 servants.6
5 Apr 1891Lt-Col. Henry Horatio KitchenerHe was listed as head of household in the 1891 census in Cossington, Leicestershire, England. Also in the household is Dora F Milford, Visitor, Age 22 Born Handsworth, Warwickshire.2


24 Jun 1845a Capt. of HM 29th Foot3
5 Apr 1891Lieut Colonel Retired2
14 Aug 1894late Lieutenant Colonel in Her Majesty's 9th Regiment Of Foot5
Last Edited=4 Nov 2017


  1. [S160] Private papers of Suzie Morley, 2001 (unknown repository, unknown repository reference) "Temporary Citation following Data Crash, September 2013."
  2. [S16] Online image of the 1891 Census for England & Wales (1891 Census - England & Wales, "1891; Class: RG12; Piece: 2519; Folio: 50; Page: 3; GSU roll: 6097629."
  3. [S62] Microfilm of the Marriages of St. Mary Of Grace, Aspall, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number) "unknown cd."
  4. [S12] General Record Office Indexes to Marriages, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Jun 1845 Hartismere 13 711."
  5. [S828] Probate of Henry Horatio Kitchener of unknown location, proved in the London Probate Court, 30th August, 1894 (Probate Registry).
  6. [S25] Online image of the 1881 Census for England & Wales (1881 Census - England & Wales, "Class: RG11; Piece: 3152; Folio: 87; Page: 25; GSU roll: 1341752."
  7. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission ( ""