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Item: 5050
Surname: Wentworth
First Name: Major
Ship: -
Date: 1843 14 January
Place: -
Source: MM
Details: Candidate for Northumberland representation in Legislative Council


 
Item: 54701
Surname: Wentworth
First Name: Major
Ship: -
Date: 1843 24 June
Place: Maitland
Source: MM
Details: Left Maitland accompanied by brother and 20 horsemen for Newcastle in a procession and to address electors


 
Item: 124280
Surname: Wentworth
First Name: Major
Ship: -
Date: 1861 21 August
Place: Launceston
Source: SMH
Details: Brother of William Charles Wentworth. Died on 21st July aged 67


 
Item: 183175
Surname: Wentworth
First Name: Major Darcy
Ship: -
Date: -
Place: -
Source: Parliament of New South Wales Online
Details: Son of Darcy Wentworth, principal surgeon at Sydney Hospital, and Catherine Crowley; brother of William Charles Wentworth, also a member of the first Legislative Council and later a Member of the Legislative Council. When he was six, his mother died and his father changed his son s name from Dorset Crowley to D Arcy Wentworth. Married Elizabeth Macpherson, third daughter of the late Major Charles Macpherson, barrack-master general for Scotland, on 27 April 1826 at St Cuthbert s Church, Princes Street, Edinburgh. There were no children of the marriage.


 
Item: 183176
Surname: Wentworth
First Name: Major Darcy
Ship: -
Date: -
Place: -
Source: Under a Tropical Sun (Online)
Details: Military History - Commissioned: Ensign (73rd Regiment) 21 February 1811[by purchase]; Lieutenant (73rd) 9 August 1812; Captain (73rd) 7 April 1825 [without purchase]; (63rd Foot) 10 July 1828; Major (63rd) 3 November 1837; half-pay (unattached) 1 December 1837; retired (by sale) 27 December 1842. Served in NSW/VDL: 1811-1814. Served in Ceylon: 1814-1820. Arrived: Colombo, on the Earl Spencer 25 March 1814. Died: 21 July 1861, in Launceston (Tasmania).


 
Item: 187694
Surname: Wentworth
First Name: Major Darcy and Eliza
Ship: -
Date: 22 May 1893
Place: Cambridge Terrace, London
Source: The Mercury (Hobart)
Details: Death - On April 8, at 21 Cambridge Terrace, London, Eliza, the widow of Major Darcy Wentworth, late of H.M. 73rd Regiment, and daughter of Major Charles Macpherson, Barrackmaster-General, Edinburgh



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