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Singapore - Davies/Hudson/Edwards 1906-1926 info required
Posted by: Aussie Kezz (ID *****3830) Date: February 01, 2009 at 03:36:11
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I am requesting some assistance as I have hit a dead end on my maternal grandmother’s side of my family tree as I do not know where to look for records in Singapore.

I have the following information off actual birth certificates that had been given to me by my grandmother before she passed away.

I am looking for any information on the following relatives whom were born, married and/or resided in Singapore;

Megan Caroline Lyra Edwards – B 29 Mar 1926 Maternity Hospital Sepoy Sines Singapore, Baptised on the 25 Apr 1926 at Singapore Presbyterian Church – Godparents both signed ? Barker. Sibling; Tess Iris Edwards – B 1914 in Singapore. They resided 42A Olcley (unsure of Rd name) Rd Singapore.

Born to;

Edward Edwards (Master Mariner) – B 21 Feb 1867 Carnarvon Anglesey Wales - Born to; John Edwards & Mary Edwards nee Hughes


Agnes Iris Edwards (nee Hudson) – B 07 May 1891 at Queen Street Singapore, who married on the 08 Sep 1906 at the Singapore Presbyterian Church

Born to;

Joseph Cook Hudson B 1865 (Captain) married Caroline Bertile Davies B abt 1870

Edward, Agnes, Tess & Megan departed Via Batavia, Indonesia on the ship Indrapoera on March 1929 and arrived in Southhampton England on the 24 Apr 1929.


Any ancestry background on Joseph Cook Hudson & Caroline Bertile Davies such as parents, siblings, other children along with actual birth, marriage, death dates.

Tess Iris Edwards birth and baptism information.

Was Joseph Hudson was originally from in England, are there any records indicating county he was from?

When & how did Joseph Hudson & Edward Edwards arrive in Singapore?

Was Caroline Davies parents based or born in Singapore? If not where did they originate?

Did Joseph & Caroline immigrate or did they die in Singapore? Are there any details when, where, how they died?

Are there any military/Navy records held in Singapore on Joseph Hudson or Edward Edwards?

Where did each family live?

What were their occupations?

Were Joseph & Caroline Davies Married in Singapore?

Where in Singapore were they based?

Information on the Barker’s, Godparent’s to Megan.

Any assistance is truly appreciated, if you cannot help with these questions, can you point me in the direction of who may be able to assist me?

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