Lieutenant-General George Morton Eden

Is your surname Eden?

Research the Eden family

Lieutenant-General George Morton Eden's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Related Projects

George Morton Eden

Birthdate: (56)
Death: November 1862 (56)
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Frederick Morton Eden, 2nd Bt. and Anne Eden
Husband of Louisa Anne Eyres
Father of Lt.-Col. Morton Parker Eden; Fanny Evelyn Mary Eden and Charles Calvert Eden
Brother of Sir Frederick Eden, 3rd Baronet; Marianne Eden; Caroline Parker; Sir William Eden, 6th Baronet of West Auckland; Rt. Rev. Robert Eden, Bishop of Moray & Ross and 1 other

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Lieutenant-General George Morton Eden

Lieutenant-General George Morton Eden (10 May 1806 – November 1862) was a British Army officer who became General Officer Commanding Western District.

Military career

Born the fourth son of Sir Frederick Eden, 2nd Baronet and Anne Smith, Eden was commissioned into the 84th Regiment of Foot on 18 July 1822. He subsequently transferred into the 52nd Regiment of Foot and then went to Jamaica, a deployment where many troops died through illness, with the 56th Regiment of Foot. He became General Officer Commanding Western District in 1855. He was served as Colonel of 50th Regiment of Foot from 1861 to 1862.

view all

Lieutenant-General George Morton Eden's Timeline