Hullo to the list
On behalf of a patron at our LDS Family History Centre I am looking for
Thomas Forrest GARVIN was born in Ceylon 8 August 1881 s/o Thomas
Forrest GARVIN, a phycisian, who was deceased by 1921.
The younger Thomas Forrest GARVIN had begun his career in Ceylon as a
solicitor, being appointed Crown Counsel in 1908, and in 1915 nominated
Solicitor General of the colony .
1921 he was made a King's Counsel..and it was in this year he married
Katie VESEY (HOFFMEISTER), in London.
1930, appointed the country's senior Puisne Judge.
1935 he retired and was made a Knight Bachelor
Between 1935 and 1940 he went back to England, for he died in 1940,
Does anyone recognise the above names...along with Katies mother's name
of Clara HOFFMEISTER.
Good Wishes...Prinia, Motueka, New Zealand