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Sri Lankan Sinhalese Family Genealogy

 ATTYGALLE, Mudaliyar Don Lewis - Family #3057

1    Mudaliyar Don Lewis Attygalle

   2  Arnold C Attygalle
   2  Sir Dr. Nicholas Attygalle 1894 – 1970 + Conyta Attygalle, m:1928 (3058) d/o T.P. Attygalle (3058)
Born:14-Jul-1894. Educated at Royal College, Colombo. Entered Medical College in 1913 and obtained LMS (Ceylon) First Class. MRCP, MRCS (Eng), LRCP, FRCP (Eng), 1920. DCO (Lond), MRCOG (Lond) 1934. FRCS (Eng), FRCOG (GB), DSC (Cey), DSC (Hon) Vidyodaya. Visiting Gynaecologist General Hospital, Colombo. Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Ceylon, 1944. President BTS (1945-1956). Dean, Faculty of Medicine. Appointed to the Senate of Ceylon in 1952. President Senate. President Ceylon Medical Council. Chairman National Science Council. Vice Chancellor, University of Ceylon, Peradeniya 1955-1962. Knighted in 1953. Died:27-Mar-1970

        3  Anula Attygalle + Dr Gilbert Wijesinghe (former Head of MRI) (3121)

            4  Wijesinghe

            4  Wijesinghe

   2  Cyril Eugene Attygalle 1905–1980, MP Ratnapura, Deputy Minister of Health + Brenhilde Attygalle (d/o of T.P. Attygalle) m:1936
Born:06-Feb-1905 at Weralupe, Ratnapura. Educated at St. Joseph’s and Ananda College, Colombo. Joined the Ceylon Police Force as a Sub Inspector in 1926. Resigned 
six months later and took up planting in Gilimale North. Lived in Colombo and engaged in business as a Produce Broker 1934-1940. Member YMBA Borella. Secretary, 
Board of Management and Sports. Member UC Ratnapura, Weralupe Ward in 1944. Member, Board of Governors and Treasurer, Sivali Vidyalaya, Ratnapura. Member 
Local Advisory Committee on Education. First elected MP Ratnapura 1947-1952. Deputy Minister Trade and Commerce and Health 1952-1956. 
Represented Ceylon at the WHO in 1952. Introduced the Hospital Lottery Sweep. Composed a famous love song titled “Girl of my Dreams”. Hobbies: Mineralogy, 
Ceylon Gems. Died:30-Apr-1980 
        3  Tissa Attygalle
        3  Asoka Attygalle
        3  Nelum Attygalle