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 South African Commercial Advertiser (1854-1855)

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Date transcribed2011-00-00
Transcribed bySue Mackay - Marianne Mansfield
CommentSue McKay has kindly authorized us to publish her transcriptions of Family History-related data from the Announcements in the South African Commercial Advertiser. This is because they include very many references to personnel in the service of The East India Company en route to or from India or on furlough in S. Africa, which offered a more temperate climate. Also included are many officers and soldiers of the British Army regiments who may well have served in India shortly before or after serving in South Africa.

Publication Date  Thursday 16 March 1854    
Event Date  14 March 1854    
First Name(s)  George    
Surname  Thompson    
Rank or Occupation  Royal Artillery    
Event  Christenings    
Full Entry  Thursday 16 March 1854: CHRISTENINGS: In St.Andrew�s Church by the Rev G Morgan, March 14: A daughter of George THOMPSON, Royal Artillery, from Hong Kong, baptised Barbara Leatch.    
Reference  CO53/11 at the National Archives, Kew, London    
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