GENEALOGY SRI LANKA FIELD TRIP

There may be a slight delay in answering your emails as I am on a field trip in Sri Lanka until May 28 2017. Any urgent queries contact our manager…

DUTCH BURIALS IN SINGAPORE

Several Dutch graves have been found in EARLY CEMETERIES IN SINGAPORE by Alan Harfield BACSA 1988 illustrated PB 384 pages new £12.00 from sales@kabristan.org.uk or http://www.genealogybookshop.co.uk/kabristan-publications/far-east-publications/early-cemeteries-in-singapore.html This book records the…

DUTCH GRAVES IN BATAVIA

JAVA BRITISH & EMPIRE GRAVES 1743-1975 by Justin Corfield BACSA 188 pages £11.00 Contains Dutch burials from Batavia (Dutch East Indies) which was colonized during Dutch occupation of Sri Lanka…

The Dutch Reformed Church Kalpitiya

The Archaeological Department of Sri Lanka has handed the the Dutch Reformed Church Kalpitiya back to the representative church body. There are now regular church services being held here.  

NOVEMBER PUBLICATIONS

THE DUTCH CHURCH WOLVENDAAL COLOMBO BAPTISMS Part 1 A-K Part 2 L-O Part 3 P-Z from 1709 – 1930 at £5.for each part. There are over 18,000 baptisms plus birth…

OCTOBER PUBLICATIONS

THE DUTCH CHURCH WOLVENDAAL COLOMBO MARRIAGES FROM 1709 PDF format cost £5.00 e-book Part 1 A to K  of this e-book contains 373 pages of 3567 marriage records and are…

JUST ARRIVED FROM COLOMBO

New supplies of ALPHABETICAL INDEX TO THE REGISTERS OF MARRIAGES AT THE DUTCH REFORMED CHURCH AT WOLVENDAAL COLOMBO 1709-1936 AD by S. A. W. MOTTAU see http://www.genealogybookshop.co.uk/kabristan-publications/sri-lanka-publications.html

AMERICAN MISSIONARIES BRING EDUCATION TO JAFFNA

Did you know that the American Baptist missionaries were responsible for bringing education to Jaffna and its surrounding districts They founded the Girls’ College at Uduvil in 1820 the oldest…