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1505 April.The Portuguese under Don Lorenzo de Almeida fist visit Ceylon and are permitted to trade. 1515 Lopez Suaar Alverenga arrives in Ceylon with a fleet of 19 ships and…

NEWSLETTER No:1 for The Kabristan Archives

We have just published a newsletter incorporating the latest genealogy news from IRELAND CEYLON and INDIA which will be published on an occasional basis. To subscribe and get a copy…

DUTCH CHURCH GALLE BAPTISMS MARRIAGES

Found at the old Dutch Reformed Church now the Christian Reformed Church 363 Galle Road Wellawatte  Colombo 6, a selection of Baptisms and Marriages dating from the 17th century belonging…

TRADERS “Rose” in Colombo & Jaffna

Anna Murphy is looking for her ancestors with the family name of ‘Rose’ trading in Colombo and Jaffna for the royal family there. Many thanks. info@kabristan.org.uk

ST JAMES’ CHURCH NALLUR JAFFNA

ST JAMES’ CHURCH NALLUR JAFFNA Marriages 1842-1892 Burials 1847-1904 E book PDF format cost £4 This e book is a collection of 255 marriages and 290 burials from the Mission…

COMING SOON ST JAMES’S CHURCH NALLUR JAFFNA

Look out for our new e-book coming in a couple of weeks for St James’ Church Nallur Jaffna filled with MARRIAGES and BURIALS. The first genealogy records to come from…

ST PAUL’S CHURCH KANDY CD INDEXES

Indexes have been downloaded for new CDs on www.kabristan.org.uk see INDEXES 1. St Paul’s Church Kandy Sri Lanka Marriages Part 1 1822-1844 Cost £10.00 2. St Paul’s Church Kandy Sri…

LOOKING FOR THE LORETS

From WINDSOR in Croydon I have been looking for years now for information of my ancestors named Loret. They lived in Galle and were probably of Huguenot descent. They owned Loret’s Hotel…

ST PAUL’S CHURCH KANDY

ST PAUL’S CHURCH KANDY SRI LANKA Births Baptisms Burials Marriages Part 1 1822-1845 CD format cost £10.00 plus postage A collection of 614 birth/baptismal records, approx 325 marriages, 737 burials…

DUTCH CHURCH WOLVENDAAL COLOMBO

Just arrived ALPHABETICAL INDEX TO THE REGISTERS OF MARRIAGESAT THE DUTCH REFORMED CHURCH AT WOLVENDAAL COLOMBO 1709-1936 Compiled by S. A. W. Mottau published  by The Department of National Archives…