Major-General Sir William Ponsonby

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William Ponsonby

Death: June 18, 1815 (42)
Waterloo, Walloon Brabant, Walloon Region, Belgium (Killed in Battle)
Immediate Family:

Son of William Ponsonby, 1st Baron Ponsonby and Hon. Louisa Ponsonby, Baroness Ponsonby of Imokilly
Husband of Lady Georgiana Ponsonby
Father of Frances Isabella Taylor; Hon. Charlotte Georgiana Talbot; Annie Louisa Ponsonby; Mary Elizabeth Talbot and William Ponsonby, 3rd Baron Ponsonby of Imokilly
Brother of John Ponsonby, 1st and last Viscount Ponsonby of Imokilly; Hon. George Ponsonby; Rt. Rev. Hon. Richard Ponsonby; Hon. Mary Elizabeth Grey and Frederick Ponsonby

Occupation: Major General in the Dragoons
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About Major-General Sir William Ponsonby

"Major-General Sir William Ponsonby KCB (13 October 1772 – 18 June 1815), styled The Honourable from 1806, was an Irish politician and British Army officer who served in the Peninsula War and was killed at the Battle of Waterloo."

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Major-General Sir William Ponsonby's Timeline

October 13, 1772
February 25, 1812
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
June 18, 1815
Age 42
Waterloo, Walloon Brabant, Walloon Region, Belgium