Monday, January 02, 2006

Significant People

Names of Significant Personalities

Sent in by Allister Bartholomeusz, Australia

A.E. Christoffelsz 1890-1973
A.E. Keuneman 1885-1959
Alan Rose 1899-1975
Albert Pieris 1905 1967
Arthur Ranasinghe 1898-1978
Arunachalam Mahadeva 1885-1969
C. Suntheralingam 1895 1985
C.E. Jones 1892
Canon Lucien Jansz 1889-1953
Col F. C. de Saram
Col T.Y. Wright
Colvin .R. de Silva 1907-1989
Cyril Reeves
D.R Wijeywardne 1886-1950
Dr Milroy Paul 1900-1988
Dr R.L. Spittel 1881-1969
Duncan White
E.W. Foenander 1887-1961
Earnest de Silva 1187-1961
Eddie Grey
F.H.B Koch 1879-1975
Francic Soertz 1886-1951
Frank Lushington
G. Wignaraja 1897-1980
G.A.Wille 1871-1951
G.G Pnnnamblam 1901-1977
Gerard Wijeykoon 1878-1952.
Gunasena De Soyza 1903- 1961
H.A. J. Hulugalle 1899-1981
H.V. Perera 1890-1969
Henricus Bros of Boxing Fame
I.X. Pereira 1888-1981
Ivor Jennings 1903-1965
J W Oldfield 1886-1955
J.A. Martensz 1885-1963
J.H.P Jayasuriya 1891-1979
J.L.V Rodrigo1895-1972
J.W. Oldfield
Jack Reeves
James Obeysekera 1879-1968
James Emerson Tennent - http://www.proni.gov.uk/records/private/emerten.htm
John Blaze 1893-1958
K. Vaithianathan 1896-1965
L J M Pieris 1992-1954
LE Blaze 1861 -1951
M. Sathhasivam
Mark Bostock
N M Perera 1905-1979
N.E. Werrasooria 1894-1975
Neville Leeffe
Nicholas Attygalle 1894-1970
Noel Gratien. 1904-1973
Oliver Gooneetilleke 1892-1978
Paul Pieris 1874 -1959
Philip Gunewardne 1901-1972
Pieter Keuneman 1917-
R. Singleton –Salmon 1897 -1971
R.L Brohier 1892 1980.
R.L.Pereira 1880-1960
Rev Lakdasa de Mel 1902-1976
Rev peter Pillai 1904-1964
S. Paranavitane 1896-1972
S.P. Foenander (the Wisden of Ceylon)
Sir John Kotalawela 1897-1980
Sir John Tarbat
Sir Mohammed Macan Markar 1879-1952
Sir Razik Fareed
T.B. Jayah 1890-1960
Thomas Villiers – 1864-1956
W.A.E. Karunaratne 1888-1966
Wilfred de Soysa 1884-1968

8 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Earnest de Silva (Sir Ernest de Silva) passed away in 1957 and not 1961. He was born in 1887 and not 1187.

9:42 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hi, I am trying to find out any information related to the names Storer Pillai, together or separately from the Puttlam area. Thanks.

5:12 AM  
Anonymous esther said...

hi I am trying to find a photo of esmond wickramsinghe lake house any photos would be appreciated regards esther

2:33 AM  
Blogger Fazli Sameer said...

hi esther, please see this link
http://www.sundaytimes.lk/110619/News/nws_30.html

8:45 AM  
Anonymous esther said...

Hi Fazli
thank you so much for the link you suggested it was most helpful

Esther

7:00 AM  
Blogger Fazli Sameer said...

your welcome

10:24 AM  
Anonymous esther said...

Hi Fazli
have you found any info on a Ceylonese family by the name of Solomonsz

3:53 AM  
Blogger Fazli Sameer said...

see this link
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~lkawgw/gen1127.html

5:21 AM  

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