Thank you for looking anyway.
---- Georgina Watkins <gewatkins(a)web.de> wrote:
the only Ford in Penry's Tombstone book is Capt. William Henry Ford R.E.,
eldest son of the late Major-General Ford of the same corps. Born 8
September 1808. buried 30 April 1846 in Trincomalee, Ceylon.
> Message: 5
> Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2010 16:26:36 +0000
> From: <christopher.merry(a)ntlworld.com>
> Subject: Re: [SRILANKA] shipping lists
> To: "rozmccutcheon(a)lineone.net" <rozmccutcheon(a)lineone.net>,
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> My great-great grandfather - Richard FORD was in the army (Royal Irish
> Regiment) in Ceylon/Sri Lanka in 1836-1840, with his wife (Mary).
> On 14th December 1839 a daughter - Diana - was born. Baptised at
> Trincomalee on 26th January 1840. At the end of May 1840, the regiment
> left for China (Opium War). I have been unable to find out what became of
> Diana. Do you by y chance have a record of her dying in Sri Lanka up to
> May 1840?
> Many thanks
> Chris Merry
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