Marriage recorded in regimental register
It appears by the Register of Marriages kept for
the Parish of East-Stonehouse, in the County of Devon that
John Capper, Gunner Royal Artillery and
Ann Tapson Avery, Spinster were married
on the Eighth day June
in the Year of our Lord 1851
Given under my hand, this 8th day June 1851
John Lamouraux W. H. Nantes
Parish Clerk Minister
Entered on the Regimental Register of the
23rd Brigade Royal Artillery
8th January 1868
Adj 23rd Brigade R.A.
a) John Capper may not actually have had to go to Secunderabad for this.
b) Why this was recorded so late is not known. At any rate it was no hindrance to births of children being recorded.