Conflict : India
Memorial : Alvechurch St Laurence Church McNeill Memorial Window
On 22nd September 1823 at Wallajahbad, India, Malcolm McNeill, bachelor, Lieutenant and Adjutant 6th Regiment Light Cavalry married Emily Bennett, spinster, second daughter of Brevet Major Bennett, 69th Regiment of Foot.
Emily McNeill appears on a list of Wives, widows and children of the members of the Madras Military Fund in 1848. Her date of birth is shown as 1806 and her children are listed as Hester, born 1824, Alexander, born 1826, Emily, born 1827 and John born 1850. Their father is recorded as having died on 8th December 1852, Emily is shown as died on 17th July 1848.