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Sri Lankan Sinhalese/Burgher Family Genealogy

BANDARANAIKE, Mudaliyar Jacobus Dias Wijewardena - Family #1129

 1.  Mudaliyar Jacobus Dias Wijewardena Bandaranaike + Liyanage Catherine Phililipsz Panditharatne

…2 Rev. Canon Samuel William Dias Bandaranaike (Canon Dias) + Cornelia Susanna Elizabeth Dias Bandaranayake (1001)

……………3 Felix Reginold Dias Bandaranaike, b:26-Jul-1861, d:30-Jan-1947 + Annie Lucy (Florence) de Alwis (third daughter of James de Alwis) m:Apr-1890

………………4 Reginold Felix Dias Bandaranaike, Dr. b:17-Jan-1891, d:26-Oct-1951

………………......5  Felix Reginold Dias Bandaranaike b:5-Nov-1930, d:26-Jun-1985

 …2 John Charles Dias Bandaranaike

 …2 Sir Harry Dias Bandaranaike b:22-Aug-1822, d:24-Jun-1901

Born:22-Aug-1822. Education under Rev. Canon Dias, Royal Academy, Kings College (London). First Sri Lankan Barrister at Law. Member LC 1861-1864. Represented Ceylon at the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria. Awarded Gold Medal. First Ceylonese to act for C.J.Morgan 1879, 1888. Called to the Bar, Middle Temple, 1848. First Sinhala Judge of the Supreme Court 1885-1892. Knighted 1893. Died:24-Jun-1901