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Re: Forbes, Sri Lanka
Posted by: Hugh Karunanayake (ID *****4760) Date: January 01, 2012 at 00:03:11
In Reply to: Re: Forbes, Sri Lanka by gladstone forbes of 2355

The Ceylon Almanac and Annual Report for 1859 published by William Skeen gives the following entry under Deaths : 6 October at Kirinde Medical Asst Samuel Forbes. I was not able to find anything more but in the Ceylon Calendar and Compendium of Useful Information for the Year 1843 I found the following entries, but whether or not they are relatives of Samuel Forbes is not known.
WG Forbes District Judge Badulla -Appointed 1 Feb 1842
JG Forbes Retired District Judge Colombo -retired on 29 Aug 1836
Hope this information helps

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