Category Archives: Indexes and Records

Indexes and Genealogical Records for Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon)

UPGRADES BIRTH/BAPTISMAL RECORDS

If you have already looked for BIRTHS or BAPTISMS in following churches do look again because  we have upgraded the records for Holy Trinity Church Nuwara Eliya, St Mark’s Church Badulla and Holy…

DUTCH WOLVENDAAL CHURCH Colombo

We have added another 642 marriage records to our indexes.

ABEBOOKS OUR NEW STOCKIST

The Kabristan Archives publications including books and CDs pertaining to Genealogy Sri Lanka are now available through www.abebooks.com or www.abebooks.co.uk

ST PAUL’S CHURCH KANDY

The British Association for Cemeteries in Asia (BACSA) has sanctioned a grant to clean up the historic tablets and memorials in this church. This was organised by Eileen Hewson of…

Marriage Records Dutch Church Wolvendaal Colombo

Initials E F G totalling 890 names have been added to the Marriage Index for the Dutch Church Wolvendaal Colombo bringing our total to 2166 See Ceylon Marriages (Sri Lanka) – Colombo 01

Dutch Forts in Trincomalee & Mannar

Four memorial stones from the Dutch Fort in Trincomalee thought to have been jettisoned into the sea have been found in the undergrowth at the army camp. On a recent visit…

Marriage Records for Colombo

More marriage records have been added to the Dutch Wolvendaal Church which brings our total to 1476.

New Births, Marriages and Deaths Records added

Genealogy Sri Lanka have added the following Sri Lankan genealogy records to our site: additional marriages from the Dutch Church, Wolvendaal, Colombo ; death records from the War Cemetery at Trincomalee ; and birth/baptismal records from St. Margaret’s Church, Forest Creek, Kotagala

New Sri Lankan Genealogy Records added

We have recently added 10 new Indexes for Colombo which include Jaffna Marriages and Burials from St James’s Church, Nallur; Miscellaneous Burial Records, Marriage Records and Birth Records from Colombo…