Birth: 29 May 1832
Place or Registered Place of Birth: Horsham, Sussex
Baptism: 5 July 1832
Place of Baptism: Horsham, Sussex
Death: 29 June 1914
Place or Registered Place of Death: Cranbrook, Kent
Father: Charles Scrase Dickins
Mother: Frances Elizabeth Compton
Spouse(s): Anne Matilda Catherine Walker
Date of Marriage: 8 June 1880
Place or Registered Place of Marriage: Horsham, Sussex
Maj.-Gen. Sir William Drummond Scrase Dickins was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.). Major-Gen. William Drummond Scrase-Dickins, J. P., late 31st Regt., served in Indian Mutiny and Crimea.
The United Service Magazine, Volume 67 - 1851
20th - William Drummond Scrase Dickins, gent., to be Ensign by purchase, vice Adams, promoted.
Bulletins and Other State Intelligence
Brevet-Major William Drummond Scrase Dickins to be Major, by purchase, vice Bennett. Dated 28th October, 1859.
Maj.-Gen. William Drummond Scrase Dickins, K.C.B., C.B., J.P.