On perusal of my ancestry I do not find any of the names mentioned by you. I have records
going back to 1760.
However, if my research stumbles on the names you have given I will get in touch with
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Sent: Friday, January 18, 2008 6:27 AM
To: e4240406; srilanka(a)rootsweb.com
Subject: Re: [SRILANKA] De Zylva/Da Silva/De Silva
Perhaps others of us my have a connection to yourself or Brindley .
Clara Amelia Theresa de Silva daughter of Nicholas de Silva & Margaret
married .Joseph Archibald Glenlyn Campbell son of John & Mary Campbell in
St.Philip Neri's, Pettah on 14 1 1886.
Does this have any connection or have you researched that far back?
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From: "e4240406" <e4240406(a)sltnet.lk>
Sent: Friday, January 18, 2008 10:29 AM
Subject: [SRILANKA] De Zylva
Dear Jennifer & Brindley,
Thank you for the speedy response. All of my information regarding De
Silva's comes from family members birth marriage and death dates are
accurate or close approximations I have a Sita De Silva b. 18 Jan. 1936
married to Dennistre Bandaranayake b. 9 Sept 1930 d. 21 Sept 1979. Then
there is a Rupert Francis De Zilwa b. 10 may 1894 married to Everil
Felicia Ferdinandus b. 13 Jun. 1903 d. 17 Aug.1936, 19 Nov. 1919 in St
Patricks Ch.Talawakelle d. 21 May 1969.
Sita's mum was a Samarawickrama.
Can we make a connection?
Bill & Rosie in Sri Lanka
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