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CAPTAIN DON MOLCAN FERDINANDO - Family #3107

 

Sri Lanka Sinhalese Family Genealogy

 

CAPTAIN DON MOLCAN FERDINANDO - Family #3107

1        Captain Don Molcan Fernando (Portugal), b:circa 1550

FOLLOWING NEED TO BE CONFIRMED:

 

THE FIRST KNOWN ANCESTOR WAS KNOWN AS
WEERAKONE KARIYAKARAWANA RALA.

ABOUT THE TIME OF KING DON JUAN DHARMAPALA,
THIS NOBLEMAN BECAME A CHRISTIAN AND WAS BAPTISED UNDER THE NAME OF DON MOLCAN FERDINANDO.

HE THEN BECAME A CAPTAIN OF KING DHARMAPALA`S ARMY.

HE WAS ALSO AS KNOWN AS WEEREKONE ALIAS WEERAGUN CAPTAIN.

HIS SON WAS KNOWN AS PEDIRIGNE PEDRINNHO FERDINANDO.

 

2        Don Francis Ferdinando

POSSIBLE OTHER NAMES -

    
1.) DON DOMINGO FERDINANDO

2.) DON PEDRINNHO FERDINANDO

3.)PEDIRIGNE PEDRINNHO FERDINANDO

 

3        Don Lewis Ferdinando

Occupation: MAHAVIDANE

THE TITLE " KARIYAKARAWANA PATABENDI SAMARASINGHA SAKALASURIYA " WAS GIVEN.

 

4        Don Francisco Ferdinando

Occupation: PANCHIKKU MAHAVIDANE OF MOROTTO 1742 A.D.

AT THIS TIME THE DUTCH HAD SUCCEEDED THE PORTUGUESE IN THE MARITIME PORTS OF CEYLON.
IN 1742 A.D. FRANCISCO WAS MADE MAHAVIDANE OF THE MORATUWA DISTRICT.
WHEREUPON HE TOOK THE NAME OF DON FRANCISCO FERDINANDO BEING THE NAME OF A SUPERIOR DUTCH OFFICER. 
HIS SON WAS CALLED BONIFACIO - THE SECOND MAHAVIDANE

5        Don Andiris Ferdinando,

 

Occupation: DEVANI MAHAVIDANE

POSSIBLE OTHER NAMES –

1.)    BONIFACIO - 2ND. MAHAVIDANE

2.)    DON JERONIS FERDINANDO.

 

 

                    6  ANO

                    6  DONA ELISA FERDINANDO 

                    6  DONA INANO FERDINANDO 

                    6  Details not available

                    6  THAMBI APPU, Vidane

                        7  DONA ISABELA FERDINANDO 

                        7  Details not available 

                        7  DON SIMAN FERDINANDO (???? - 1887), TITLE  “ maHAVIDANALAGE “ WAS GIVEN, + MAHAMARAKKALAGE HELENA PERERA, d:Sep 30 1888

                            8  DON ANDIRIS FERDINANDO,  

                            8  DON JACOB FERDINANDO (???? - 1874) 

                            8  DON SALAMON FERDINANDO + PUNCHI NONA

                                9  Details not available

                                9  DON JAMES FERDINANDO 

                                9  Details not available 

                                9  Details not available 

                                9  DON WILLIAM FERDINANDO 

                                9  DON RUBAN FERDINANDO 

                                9  DON JOHN FERDINANDO

                                9  DON DAVID FERDINANDO, Instructor in Carpentry Work + EMALEY WESLYANA FERNANDO – School Teacher

                                    10  DON EDWARD FERDINANDO

                                    10  DON VICTOR FERDINANDO 

                                    10  [1] DONA ELLEN MARGARET FERDINANDO + [2] DON SAMUEL STEPHEN FERDINANDO (1888 - 1944)

                                        11  [3] DON STANLEY SAMUEL FERDINANDO (1927 - 1996),

Vice President of Methodist Church in sri lanka 1978.

Deputy Commissioner of Inland Revenue Department

+ ESMI SYLVIA FERNANDO, b:13 MAR 1934, m: 07 SEPT 1955

 

                                            12  [7] DON SHIRAN SUDEVA FERDINANDO. Born: Jul 31 1956 + WIDANALAGE  W. PREMANI DE MEL, b:14 Sep 1959, m:29 Jan 1983

                                                13  [8] DON  PRIYANGITH SHARIKA FERDINANDO, b:31 May 1988

                                                13  [9] DON  WIRANGA SANDHARU FERDINANDO, b: 27 May 1991

                                        11  [4] DONA ENA FERDINANDO (1930 - 1987)

                                        11  [5] DON KINSLEY FERDINANDO (1936 - 1987)

                                        11  [6] DON SUNIL FERDINANDO (b.1945)

 

                                    10  DON DAVID SALAMON FERDINANDO,  (1901 - 1980)

                                    10  DONA ELLEN CATHARINE FERDINANDO, b.1903 (1903 - 1969)

 

                            8  DONA MARAYA FERDINANDO  

                            8  DONA PUNCHI FERDINANDO  

                            8  DONA ISABELA FERDINANDO

                            8  DONA JUSTINA FERDINANDO (???? - 1885) 

                            8  DON DAVID FERDINANDO  

                            8  DONA ANGELA FERDINANDO 

                            DON LEWIS FERDINANDO, (1840 - 1911), Born on Aug 24 1840. Died on Dec 27 1911; he was 71. He was a Catechist of  W.M.S.  + On Jul 17 1884, when he was 43, he married THELGE LIYANORA PEIRIS, Died on Oct 19 1917

                                9  DON PETER FERDINANDO 

                                9  DON JAMES FERDINANDO,

                                9  DON ISSAC FERDINANDO (1885 - 1934)

                                9  [2] DON SAMUEL STEPHEN FERDINANDO (1888 - 1944) + THELGE JULIE  CHRISTINA PEIRIS married 7-Aug-1918
                                    10  DON  HENLEY FERDINANDO
- Born: 20-Sep-1919, Died: 1-Oct-1988

                                9  2nd spouse of [2] DON SAMUEL STEPHEN FERDINANDO (1888 - 1944) + DONA ELLEN MARGARET FERDINANDO

10     [3] DON STANLEY SAMUEL FERDINANDO (1927 - 1996),

Vice President of Methodist Church in 1978.

Deputy Commissioner of Inland Revenue Department

+ ESMI SYLVIA FERNANDO, b:13 MAR 1934, m: 07 SEPT 1955

 

                                        11  [7] DON SHIRAN SUDEVA FERDINANDO. Born: Jul 31 1956 + WIDANALAGE  W. PREMANI DE MEL, b:14 Sep 1959, m:29 Jan 1983

                                            12  [8] DON  PRIYANGITH SHARIKA FERDINANDO, b:31 May 1988

                                            12  [9] DON  WIRANGA SANDHARU FERDINANDO, b: 27 May 1991

 

                                    10  [4] DONA ENA FERDINANDO (1930 - 1987)

                                    10  [5] DON KINSLEY FERDINANDO (1936 - 1987)

                                    10  [6] DON SUNIL FERDINANDO (b.1945)

 

                                9  DONA JANE FERDINANDO, b.1889 (b.1889)

                                9  DONA JANE FERDINANDO (b.1892)

                                9  DON SIMON FERDINANDO (b.1896)

                                9  DON THOMAS FERDINANDO (b.1899)

 

                        7  DON SALAMON FERDINANDO 

                        7  DONA HELENA FERDINANDO

                        7  DON ARNOLIS FERDINANDO 

                        7  PUNCHI NONA FERDINANDO 

 

                    6  DON JOSEPH FERDINANDO 

                    6  APPU FERDINANDO 

                    6  DONA SALENA FERDINANDO

                    6  Details not available.

                    6  DONA HELENA FERDINANDO

                    6  DONA CATHO FERDINANDO 

                    6  Details not available

                    6  Details not available
 

    2  Son (Name Not Known)

    2  Son (Name Not Known)

 

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CAPTAIN DON MOLCAN  FERDINANDO 

Fore Names:

KARIYAKARAWANA PATABENDI SAMARASINGHA  SAKALASURIYA MAHAVIDANALAGE DON 

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Website was launched on 26th. February 2006 

This Genealogical Data was prepared

by

Shiran Ferdinando

Dated: 10th. April 2006

updated : 17th. February 2008

 

 

 

 

THE FIRST KNOWN ANCESTOR 

 

DON MOLCAN FERDINANDO 

( PORTUGUESE ) 

Born in 1550 – ( approximate ) 

Occupation: CAPTAIN 

Married - details not available. 

THEY HAD 03 SONS – 

1.)    details not available

2.)    DON FRANCIS FERDINANDO

3.)    details not available 

FOLLOWING NEED TO BE CONFIRMED: 

THE FIRST KNOWN ANCESTOR WAS KNOWN AS
WEERAKONE KARIYAKARAWANA RALA.

ABOUT THE TIME OF KING DON JUAN DHARMAPALA,
THIS NOBLEMAN BECAME A CHRISTIAN AND WAS BAPTISED UNDER THE NAME OF DON MOLCAN FERDINANDO.

HE THEN BECAME A CAPTAIN OF KING DHARMAPALA`S ARMY.

HE WAS ALSO AS KNOWN AS WEEREKONE ALIAS WEERAGUN CAPTAIN.

HIS SON WAS KNOWN AS PEDIRIGNE PEDRINNHO FERDINANDO. 

1 ST. gENERATION 

DON FRANCIS FERDINANDO

POSSIBLE OTHER NAMES -

     
1.) DON DOMINGO FERDINANDO

     2.) DON PEDRINNHO FERDINANDO

     3.)PEDIRIGNE PEDRINNHO FERDINANDO 

Married - details not available 

They had one child – 

DON LEWIS FERDINANDO

 

2 ND. gENERATION 

DON LEWIS FERDINANDO

Occupation: MAHAVIDANE

THE TITLE " KARIYAKARAWANA PATABENDI SAMARASINGHA SAKALASURIYA " WAS GIVEN.

MARRIED - details not available. 

They had one child – 

DON FRANCISCO FERDINANDO 

3RD. gENERATION 

DON FRANCISCO FERDINANDO

Occupation: PANCHIKKU MAHAVIDANE OF MOROTTO 1742 A.D.

AT THIS TIME THE DUTCH HAD SUCCEEDED THE PORTUGUESE IN THE MARITIME PORTS OF CEYLON.

IN 1742 A.D. FRANCISCO WAS MADE MAHAVIDANE OF THE MORATUWA DISTRICT.

WHEREUPON HE TOOK THE NAME OF DON FRANCISCO FERDINANDO BEING THE NAME OF A SUPERIOR DUTCH OFFICER. 

HIS SON WAS CALLED BONIFACIO - THE SECOND MAHAVIDANE


MARRIED - details not available. 

They had one child -

 

DON ANDIRIS FERDINANDO

 

4TH. gENERATION 

DON ANDIRIS FERDINANDO 

Occupation: DEVANI MAHAVIDANE

POSSIBLE OTHER NAMES –

1.)    BONIFACIO - 2ND. MAHAVIDANE

2.)    DON JERONIS FERDINANDO.

Married - details not available.

HAD 13 CHILDREN - 4 MALES & 9 FEMALES 

1.)     details not available

2.)     THAMBI APPU

3.)     DON JOSEPH FERDINANDO 

4.)     details not available

5.)     DONA HELENA FERDINANDO 

6.)     details not available

7.)     DONA ELISA FERDINANDO 

8.)     details not available

9.)     ANO

10.)  APPU FERDINANDO 

11.)  DONA SALENA FERDINANDO 

      12.) DONA INANO FERDINANDO 

13.)  DONA CATHO FERDINANDO  

5 TH. gENERATION

THAMBI APPU 

Occupation: VIDANE
Married - details not available.

THEY HAD 7 CHILDREN - 2 MALES & 5 FEMALES.

1.)    DONA ISABELA FERDINANDO 

2.)    DON SIMAN FERDINANDO (???? - 1887)

3.)    PUNCHI NONA FERDINANDO 

4.)    FERDINANDO

5.)    DONA HELENA FERDINANDO

6.)    DON SALAMON FERDINANDO

7.)    DON ARNOLIS FERDINANDO  

6 TH. gENERATION 

DON SIMAN FERDINANDO

Died on Dec 05 1887. 

( father of DON LEWIS FERDINANDO & DON SALAMON FERDINANDO, ) 

TITLE " MAHAVIDANALAGE " WAS GIVEN.

He married MAHAMARAKKALAGE HELENA PERERA.

SHE Died on Sep 30 1888 

They had the following children – 

1.)    DONA JUSTINA FERDINANDO (???? - 1885)

2.)    DON ANDIRIS FERDINANDO 

3.)    DON SALAMON FERDINANDO – (father of DON DAVID FERDINANDO )

4.)    DONA PUNCHI FERDINANDO 

5.)    DON DAVID FERDINANDO 

6.)    DONA MARAYA FERDINANDO 

7.)    DON JACOB FERDINANDO (???? - 1874)

8.)    DONA ISABELA FERDINANDO

9.)    DONA ANGELA FERDINANDO 

10.) DON LEWIS FERDINANDO - (1840 – 1911) – (father of DON         SAMUEL STEPHEN FERDINANDO  - 1888 - 1944) 

7 TH. gENERATION

 

DON SALAMON FERDINANDO -   

married PUNCHI NONA  

They had the following children 

1.)    DON RUBAN FERDINANDO 

2.)    DON WILLIAM FERDINANDO 

3.)    DON JOHN FERDINANDO 

4.)    details not available

5.)    DON JAMES FERDINANDO

6.)    details not available

7.)   DON DAVID FERDINANDO

8.)    details not available

 

7 TH. gENERATION 

DON LEWIS FERDINANDO 

Born on Aug 24 1840. DON died on Dec 27 1911; he was 71. 

HE WAS A CATECHIST OF WMS. 

On Jul 17 1884, when he was 43, he married  

THELGE LIYANORA PEIRIS.

SHE Died on Oct 19 1917 

They had the following children - 

1.)    DON JAMES FERDINANDO 

2.)    DON PETER FERDINANDO 

3.)    DON ISSAC FERDINANDO (1885 - 1934)

4.)    DON SAMUEL STEPHEN FERDINANDO (1888 - 1944)

5.)    DONA JANE FERDINANDO (b.1889)

6.)    DONA JANE FERDINANDO, (b.1892 )

7.)    DON SIMON FERDINANDO (b.1896)

8.)    DON THOMAS FERDINANDO ( b.1899 ) 

8 TH. gENERATION 

DON DAVID FERDINANDO

occupation: Instructor in Carpentry Work.

married EMILY WESLYANA FERNANDO

occupation: School Teacher 

They had the following children – 

1.)     DON VICTOR FERDINANDO 

2.)     DON EDWARD FERDINANDO 

3.)     DONA CATHARINE  FERDINANDO

4.)     DON SALAMON FERDINANDO, b.1901 (1901 – 1980 )

5.)     DONA ELLEN MARGARET FERDINANDO (1903 – 1969 ) 

NOTE:  

DONA ELLEN MARGARET FERDINANDO - (1903 – 1969 )

married her uncle –

DON SAMUEL STEPHEN FERDINANDO -  ( 1888 – 1944 ) 

See remarks below - 

DONA ELLEN MARGARET FERDINANDO’s - (1903 – 1969 ) –  

Parents –

Father - DON DAVID FERDINANDO – ( cousin brother of  DON SAMUEL STEPHEN FERDINANDO. )

mother -  EMALEY WESLYANA FERNANDO  

9 TH. gENERATION 

DON SAMUEL STEPHEN FERDINANDO.

Born on Jan 06 1888. DON died on Dec 25 1944; he was 56. 

 

DON SAMUEL STEPHEN FERDINANDO 

(1st. Marriage )

THELGE JULIE  CHRISTINA PEIRIS

married 7-Aug-1918

they had one child : DON  HENLEY FERDINANDO        -

Born: 20-Sep-1919
Died: 1-Oct-1988  
 

(2nd. Marriage )

On Jun 04 1926,

when DON SAMUEL STEPHEN FERDINANDO was 38, he married

his niece DONA ELLEN MARGARET FERDINANDO.

( Same generation -  daughter of his cousin brother – DON DAVID FERDINANDO ) 

DONA ELLEN MARGARET FERDINANDO 

 

Born on Feb 15 1903. died on Jul 05 1969; she was 66.School Teacher.

DON SAMUEL STEPHEN FERDINANDO

&

DONA ELLEN MARGARET FERDINANDO 

They had the following children –  

1.)    DON STANLEY samuel FERDINANDO (1927 - 1996)

2.)    DONA ENA FERDINANDO (1930 - 1987)

3.)    DON KINSLEY FERDINANDO (1936 - 1987)

4.)    DON SUNIL FERDINANDO (b.1945) 

10  TH. gENERATION 

DON STANLEY samuel FERDINANDO

Born on Aug 06 1927.

died on Dec 11 1996; he was 69. 

Vice President of Methodist Church in 1978.

Deputy Commissioner of Inland Revenue Department.

On Sep 07 1955, when DON STANLEY samuel FERDINANDO was 28, he married ESMI SYLVIA FERNANDO. 

ESMI SYLVIA FERNANDO.

Born on Mar 13 1934. 

School Teacher. 

 

   

 

They had the following children –  

1.)    DON SHIRAN sudeva FERDINANDO (b.1956)

2.)    DON SHARMAL FERDINANDO (b.1960)

3.)    DONA SHAMITHA FERDINANDO (b.1963)

4.)    DON SHALIN FERDINANDO (b.1964) 

 

11 TH. gENERATION 

DON SHIRAN sudeva FERDINANDO.

Born on Jul 31 1956 


On Jan 29 1983, when DON SHIRAN FERDINANDO was 26, he married WIDANALAGE PREMANI DE MEl.
 

WIDANALAGE PREMANI DE MEL.

Born on Sep 14 1959 

 

They had the following children –  

1.)    DON PRIYANHITH SHARIKA FERDINANDO (b.1988)

2.)    DON WIRANGA SANDHARU FERDINANDO (b.1991)  

12 TH. gENERATION 

              DON PRIYANGITH SHARIKA                    DON WIRANGA SANDHARU FERDINANDO

    Born on May 31 1988.                                      Born on May 27 1991

 

Sandharu & Sharika Ferdinando

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