Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871

Gold, C E, 1809-1871

Soldier, artist. Husband of Eleanor Felicia Askin Geddes; father of 15 children, of whom William Henry Gold (1836?-1855), Georgina Sinclair Gold (1853-1855), Bertha Prendergast Gold (d 1855; aged 2 weeks), and Emilius George Henslow Gold (d 1859; aged 2 years 8 months) are buried in the family plots at Bolton Street Cemetery, Wellington and Symonds Street Cemetery, Auckland. Lieutenant-Colonel of the 65th Regiment. Arrived in New Zealand Jan 1847 and was based in Wellington Aug 1847-Sep 1858. Promoted to Colonel 1854. Moved to Auckland Sep 1858 and on 1 Mar 1860 arrived in New Plymouth with 200 troops. Replaced as officer commanding Taranaki by Major-General Thomas Pratt in Aug 1860. Left New Zealand from Auckland, probably in Aug 1860. See DNZB (Vol 1, 1769-1869, p 152-153); Richmond-Atkinson papers.

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From: Alington, Margaret Hilda, 1920-2012 : Bolton Street Cemetery transcripts, notes and papers / compiled by Margaret Alington and others Ref: MS-Papers-2260-031 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1962 - 1979 Ref: Eph-C-TURNBULL-1962/1979 Description: Includes: An Exhibition of English Children's Books in the 18th & 19th Century; Arranged by the British Council. Alexander Turnbull Library, 6 November to ...
[Gold, Charles Emilius] 1809-1871 :Poverty Square, New Plymouth [1860]
Date: 1860 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: A-090-009 Description: Shows conical military tents in the foreground and Marsland Stockade on the central hill in the middle distance, with a flag flying. To the right are St Mary...
[Gold, Charles Emilius] 1809-1871 :Mount Egmont, Taranaki, New Zealand. 1860
Date: 1860 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: B-103-015 Description: Shows a military encampment on the left, settlers houses and the barracks on Marsland Hill towards the right. At the foot of Marsland Hill is St Mary's Churc...
Gold, Charles Emilius 1809-1871 :Taranaki, N.Z. Mount Egmont 1860
Date: 1860 From: Gold, Charles Emilius 1809-1871 :Sketches by General Gold, 1846 to 1860 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: A-288-012 Description: View in New Plymouth, looking east towards Mount Taranaki, with St Mary's church below Marsland Hill and stockade in the centre, other buildings in the foreg...
Date: 1846 - 1860 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871; Moresby, Caroline, 1845?- Ref: A-288-001/039 Description: Views of Pipitea Pa, Porirua, Wellington Harbour, Hutt Valley, Rangitoto Island, Auckland Harbour, New Plymouth, Vanuatu, 2 of Europe All watercolours remov...
Artist unknown :[Miniature portrait of Charles Emilius Gold. ca 1890]
Date: 1890 - 1900 Ref: Curios-051-001 Description: Shows a head and shoulders three-quarter miniature portrait of General Charles Emilius Gold, KCB. He is likely in his later years, as his hair and moustache ...
Artist unknown :[Miniature portrait of Edith Hinshelwood, nee Moresby. ca 1890]
Date: 1890 - 1900 Ref: Curios-051-002 Description: Shows a head and shoulders profile miniature portrait of Edith Hinshelwood, the grand-daughter of Charles Emilius Gold. She has red hair, and wears a mauve h...
Date: 1850 - 1851 From: British Library. Department of Manuscripts :Drawings and sketches illustrative of New Zealand. 1849-1850s. [Additional Manuscript 19954. File prints]. By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: E-144-053-b Description: A stream surrounded by trees, a hill behind to the right. Possibly the Tuamarina Stream Quantity: 1 photograph(s). Physical Description: Photograph of wate...
By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: C-028-052-b Description: Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanical print(s). Physical Description: Photolithograph
Date: 1849 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: B-103-007 Description: Shows three Maori in a canoe below tree ferns with ferns and flax. The canoe has a decorated stern-post Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: W...
Date: 1851 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: B-103-023 Description: A riotous pattern of tree-ferns tops on a steep bank above water. Probably in the Wellington region Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Water...
Date: 1859 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: B-103-004 Description: Bush around the shores of a bay, looking towards a high hill, possibly along the western shores of the harbour. There is a Maori whare made of raupo in the ...
Date: 1849 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: B-103-026 Description: Dense New Zealand bush with two tree ferns standing out in the foreground. A stream at the base, with ferns alongside. On the bank on the right, a Maori coup...
Date: 1857 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: B-103-010 Description: A flat clay road alongside a low bush-clad hill. Two tall tree ferns on the right Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour 180 x 260 mm
Date: 1860 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: B-103-029 Description: A sheer bush-clad cliff by water, with a swathe of tree-ferns in its centre. A Maori canoe is in the water in the foreground The name Otahau is not in curr...
Date: 1849 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: B-103-008 Description: Shows a Maori man with a dog in the left foreground of a landscape of rolling bush-clad hills with some taller trees and a tree fern, a glimpse of water to t...
Date: 1849 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: B-103-025 Description: New Zealand bush with tall rimu trees, epiphytes, vines and a rata in flower. An armed Maori figure is amongst undergrowth in the lower right foreground. The...
Gold, Charles Emilius 1809-1871 :[Ruined raupo whare by a stream in New Zealand bush, Wellington region, between 1848 and 1860]
Date: 1848 - 1860 From: Gold, Charles Emilius 1809-1871 :Sketches by General Gold, 1846 to 1860 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: A-288-003 Description: The remains of a temporary Maori dwelling in native bush, a small bridge crossing a stream, the sky pink at sunrise or sunset Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). P...
Date: 1849 By: Gold, Charles Emilius, 1809-1871 Ref: B-103-009 Description: A view across the Hutt River towards the flat opposite bank with bush-clad hills in the background Other Titles - New Zealand Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). ...