William, the third son of Sir James, and
entered the Madras Artillery, and sailed for India on the 22nd
August 1829. He married 8th October 1835 Emily youngest
daughter of Charles Maidmount of the East India Company, Civil
Service. He had one
child, who died nine days old.
William Pitcairn died himself of fever six weeks after the
death of his child, on the 28th of May 1837.