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DE ROSAIRO - Family #7015

1  De Rosairo

    2  Adigar Simon Pillai de Rosairo + Name Not Known

        3  Matthew de Rosairo (Mathiah)

        3  Manoiah de Rosairo

        3  Geronimus Siniah de Rosairo + Casie Chetty

            4  Marie de Rosairo + Mudaliyar Simon Casie Chitty, b:27 Mar 1807, d:5 Nov 1860, District Judge of Chillaw and Maniagar of Puttlam, first native to be appointed to the Ceylon Civil Service, appointed a Tamil Member of the Legislative Council when this office was rendered vacant due to the death of Coomaraswamy Mudaliar. He held this office for seven years and then resigned. On his retirement from the Legislative Council due to heavy expenses he was made the First Ceylonese Civil Servant and also a member of the Royal Asiatic Society in 1845. He proceeded to Chilaw as District Judge which office he held until his death on November 5, 1860 at the age of 53. Before his death he became a Catholic. Mudaliyar of Kalpitiya. Proctor. Interpreter to the Puttalam Courts at the age of 17. Later took up position as Office of Assistant Collector. Collector of Chilaw and Maniyagar of Puttalam and Attorney to the Government was in addition to these Offices. During this period he maintained and conducted a free Tamil School at Kalpity for 50 students. Held several offices of trust in the Dutch East India Company Service. Settled down in Kalpitiya after marriage. 1834: Simon Casie Chetty writes the 'Ceylon Gazetteer'. He describes Batticaloa as a cool, healthy and fertile district. He is nominated as a member to the Executive Council. 1859: Simon Casie Chetty publishes his 'Tamil Plutarch'. (7017)

                5  Mudaliyar John Casie Chitty , b:1830, Deputy Fiscal, Kalpentyn (Kalpitiya), 1853

                    6  Casie Chetty, b:22 Nov 1852

                5  Aloysius Mount Carmel Casie Chetty , b:1853, Proctor + Mary Muthukumaru

                    6  Angeline Casichetty + Chevalier Sir Chittampalam Abraham Gardiner, 1896-1960

                        7  Cyril Aloysius Gardiner, b:1915, d:17 Sep 1990 + Mavis Henry

                            8  Sanjiv Gardiner, Chairman Ceylon Hotels Corporation Limited

                        7  Anton Gardiner + Kamini

                        7  Anne Gardiner + Santhiapillai Aloysius, d:1970

                            8  Dennis Aloysius + Christobel Perera

                                9  Rohan Aloysius

                                9  Rohini Aloysius + Chrisanthakumar Anslem Xavier Bastiampillai

                                    10  Romano Xavier Dennis Bastiampillai Angelo

                                    10  Edward Chrysanthakumar Bastiampillai

                                9  Ranjani Aloysius

                                9  Rani Aloysius

                                9  Ruhani Aloysius

                            8  Hubert Aloysius + Carol Rohini Aiyadurai

                                9  Jehan Aloysius

                                9  Hiranjan Aloysius

                            8  Joseph Aloysius + Bernadette Jeyaleela Thambimuttu

                            8 Peter Aloysius + Lorna Sylvia Pinto

                            8  Mangalam Aloysius + Antony St. George, 1923-Jan 28 1991, Distributor for Shell Agrochemicals in Jaffna

                            8  Lucy Aloysius + Albert Athisayaratnam Page

                                9  Jeanne Nirmalar Page + Rajakulendran Jonathan Mather

                                    10  Juliana Natasha Rasamany Mather

                                    10  Christina Chamara Mather

                                9  Therese Ariyamalar Page + Indran Selvaratnam

                                9  Anthony Asokumar Page + Patricia Sylvia de Souza

                                    10  Abraham Arvindakumar Page

                                    10  Angeli Letitia Mariam Page

                                9  Louis Rajkumar Page + Kshirabdi Tanya Padmanabha

                                    10  Rachel Atendri Page

                                    10  Tara Lucy Manonmani Page

                                    10  Louis Ranjitkumar Page

                                9  Cecilia Kirubaimalar Page + Joseph Amrit Muttukumaru

                                    10  Previn Muttukumaru

                                    10  Anita Muttukumaru

                                9  Joseph Chandrakumar Page + Maria

                                    10  Marianne Page

                                    10  Jonathan Page

                                9  Valentine Ranjitkumar Page + Roshanara

                                    10  Leah Raya Page

                                9  Marianne Mahimalar Page

                            8  Pushpam Aloysius

                        7  Amy Gardiner + Soosaipilla Ratnanathar

                            8  George Ratnanathar

                            8  Kingsley Ratnanathar

                            8  Percy Ratnanathar

                            8  Lesley Ratnanather

                            8  Therese Annapoorani Ratnanathar

                            8  Barbara Ratnanathar

                            8  Cecilia Ratnanathar

                            8  Elizabeth Ratnanathar

                        7  Agnes Gardiner + S P Dominic

                            8  Srimani Dominic

                            8  Marie Poomani Dominic

                            8  David Dominic

                            8  Justin Dominic

 

                     6  Dora Casie Chetty + Pius Abraham, Station Master

                        7  Prosper Abraham + Margery de Abrew

                            8  Alastair Abraham + Cynthia Congreve

                                9  Dominic Joseph Rajiv Abraham

                            8  Ryle Abraham

                            8  Brightie Abraham

                        7  Lionel Abraham + Olga De Zoysa

                        7  Reverend Father Dr Percy Abraham Doctor & Jesuit Priest

                        7  Bertrand Abraham + Selvaranee Pullenayagam

                            8  Abraham

                            8  Abraham

                            8  Abraham

                        7  Philomel Abraham

                        7  Cecilia Abraham + Dr. John I Fernandopulle, Kochchikade, Negombo

                            8  Satyendra Fernandopulle + Dr Shanti Eliatamby

                                9  Shanelle Fernandopulle

                            8  Savitri Fernandopulle + Thomas Ratnasabapathy

                                9  Naren Ratnasabapathy

                                9  Nilen Ratnasabapathy

                            8  Ajit Fernandopulle

                            8  Indira Fernandopulle

                        7  Rosmary Abraham + G F Sethukavalar, PC

 

                    6  Josephine Casichetty + Dr. Sinnadurai

 

                    6  Casichetty + Arasaratnam

                        7  Lilamani Arasaratnam

                        7  Manonmani Arasaratnam

                        7  Kamini Arasaratnam

 

                    6  Casichetty + C Thambinayagam

                        7  Terrence Thambinayagam

 

                    6  Casie Chetty + Philip R Brito-Babapulle

 

                5  Daughter Casie Chitty + Ramalingam Swaminathar

                    6  Swaminathar Kandiah Swaminathar

                    6  Rasiah Swaminathar Sinniah

                    6  Eldest Daughter Swaminathar

                    6  Second Daughter Swaminathar

 

                5  Harry Casie Chetty, Interpreter Mudaliar of the District Court Colombo, later Headmaster of the Lower school of St Thomas College. + Anna Pieris Aserappa

                    6  Godwin Casie Chetty + Jane de Rosairo. They had two sons Mervyn Casie Chetty (1913-1999) the late lawyer and poet, and Rajah Casie Chetty who died in 1974

                        7  Mervyn St. Sebastian Casie Chetty, b: 1913, d:Sat Nov 6 1999, Lawyer, Social Activist, Poet, Represented Sri Lanka at Law Asia Conferences, been a Member of the Bar Council and a member of the disciplinary panel of the Bar Association. Murdered by robbers who stole cash and whiskey from his residence at Mount Lavinia on Nov 6 1999.

                            8  N Yohesan Casie Chetty, Headmaster of S. Thomas' Preparatory School, Kollupitiya

                            8  Christofer Daneshan Casie Chetty, Ambassador to Germany + Shantie Dickman

 

                        7  Rajah Casie Chetty, died in 1974

 

            4  Simon Ponniah de Rosairo

            4  de Rosairo

            4  Thambiah de Rosairo

    2  2nd spouse of Adigar Simon Pillai de Rosairo + Name Not Known

        3  daughter + Adam Cathiravel Muthukumaru, 1810-1860, Government Teacher ( http://www.ceylontamils.com/search/family.php?individualID=1000 ) (7016)

            4  Simon Pullenayagam Muttukumaru, 1830-1900 + Agatha Britto, b:1846

                5  Dr. Philip Marian Muttukumaru, 1865-1918 + Mary Mount Carmel Alles, 1886-Mar 1945

                    6  Major General Anton Marion Muttukumaru OBE ED ADC, b:6 Jul 1908, d:15 Jan 2001, ADC to HM Queen Elizabeth II, Commander of Ceylon Army, Barrister, High Commissioner to Pakistan, Ambassador to Egypt + Margaret Vasanthi Ratnarajah, b:aft 1907

                        7  Anton Vasantha Muttukumaru + Margaret Christine Gates

                            8  Sandra Margaret Muttukumaru + Rohan Virendra Selvadurai Titus (s/o Eliel Homer Titus & Rukmani Joseph)

                                9  Charlotte Hope Annapurai Titus, b:2 Nov 2003, d:2 Nov 2003

                            8  Anton Mark Kumaru + Elizabeth Anne Buckley

                                9  Jacob William Kumaru

                                9  Benjamin Mark Kumaru

                            8  Damon John Muttukumaru, Psychologist + Liza Marie Muttukumaru

                                9  Ila Maree Muttukumaru

                                9  Leo Emmanuel Muttukumaru

                            8  Toni Anne Muttukumaru, 1971-1971

                        7  Philip Rajkantha Muttukumaru, Public Servant + Geraldine Ann Lawler, Teacher (d/o Sir Peter Lawler & Mary)

                            8  Catherine Roshan Muttukumaru + Steven Robert Moore

                                9  Anna Michelle Moore

                                9  Sophia Claire Moore

                            8  Marina Ann Muttukumaru + Luke Skillicom

                                9  Catlyn Ann Skillicom

                            8  Alison Margaret Muttukumaru

                            8  Michelle Louise Muttukumaru 1980-1991

                            8  Kamini Louise Muttukumaru

                        7  Christopher Peter Jayantha Muttukumaru CB, Barrister, Legal Advisor, Legal Service Director, UK Department for Transport + Anne Tutton

                            8  Timothy Christopher Tutton Muttukumaru

                            8  Nicholas Mark Tutton Muttukumaru

                    6  Dr Christopher Leo Xavier Satyendra Muttukumaru, b:19 Apr 1904, d:13 Sep 1982

 

                    6  Josephine Agatha Muttukumaru, (Periya Maami), b:2 Apr 1906, d:Mar 1977 + Dr. Michael Emmanuewl Tiruchelvam, d:1975, first UK trained General Surgeon in Malaya & Singapore

                        7  Sharmini Tiruchelvam

                        7  Marenee Tiruchelvam

                        7  Anthony Tiruchelvam

                    6  Christella Philma Muttukumaru, b:25 Dec 1915, d:9 Apr 1993

 

                5  Maria Muttukumaru, 1866-1950 + Anthony David

                    6  Stanislaus David + Margaret Senathipathy

                        7  Cyril David + Girlie Corea

                        7  Cecil David

                        7  Ravindran David

                        7  Marahatham David

                        7  Manil David + William Velauthan

                            8  Angelo Velauthan + Shereen Shantini Joseph

                                9  SZhehan Joseph

                            8  Ranjit Velauthan

                            8  Gerard Velauthan

                            8  Sharmini Velauthan + Rama Sellamuttu

                            8  Winston Velauthan

                        7  Suvendi David

 

                    6  Cyprian David + Lucy Santiago

                        7  Alagaratnam David + Ms Anandappa

                            8  Dr Carmel David + Dr. Fernandopulle

                            8  Mohan David

                            8  David

                            8  David

                            8  Ranjan David

                            8  David

                            8  David

                            8  David

                            8  Rosemary David

                        7  Anandan David

 

                    6  Eugene David b:30 Aug 1898 + Justice Murugesan Albert Arul Anandan, 1880-1936

                        7  Kamalam Arul Anandan + Anton David

                            8  Mohan David + Shirani Rajakariyar (chutti)

                                9  Ashvini David

                                9  Munesh David

                            8  Vinodhini David + Selvin Dhanaraj Eliatamby

                                9  Samuel Vivendra Eliatamby

                                9  Antonio Ruvendra Eliatamby

                        7  Sarojini Arul Anandan, Sr Teacher HFC, d:1979 + Dr. Mylvaganam, Irrigation Engineer

 

                    6  Benita David b:23 Aug 1899, d:13 Nov 1997 + Peter Gamarala Anthony Pulle

                        7  Vaida Fernandopulle + Ramanathan Ignatius Fernandopulle

                            8  Ermina Fernandopulle + Emmanuel Muthupulle

                                9  Nathalie Muthupulle + Munesh David

                            8  Jeya Fernandopulle + Lesley Ratnanather

                                9  Chanath Ratnanather

                                9  Shamindra Ratnanather

                                9  Iyendra Ratnanather

                            8  Deva Fernandopulle

                            8  Renuka Fernandopulle

                            8  Neil Fernandopulle

                        7  Irangani Fernandopulle + Angelo Brito (alias Savundranayagam), Bank Manager

                        7  Tilaka Fernandopulle

 

                    6  Sornapoo Lavinia David b:19 Jul 1902, d:23 Apr 1993 + Dr. William Arthur Nesabooshinam Chanmugam, b:27 Feb 1892, d:Feb 1968, Surgeon

                        7  Dr Julian Ranjithan Chanmugam b:24 Feb 1924, d:23 Jul 1966 + Dr Decima Olga Cooray

                            8  Alexis Rohan Chanmugam + Anne Jackson

                            8  Raymund Romesh Chanmugam + Ayoma Kularatne

                                9  Leon Rehan Chanmugam

                            8  Jerome Roshanth Chanmugam + Shalini Yasmin Dias

                            8  Maria Roshika Chanmugam

                        7  Leutenant Michael Angelo Chanmugam RN

                        7  Eugene Alagesweran Chanmugam

                        7  Augustus Manoharan Chanmugam

 

                    6  Catherine David

 

            4  Manuel Manampillai Muttukumaru + Cecilia Davidupillai

                5  Wilfred Adam Muttukumaru + Jesamine Brito-Mutunayagam

                    6  Emanuel Muttukumaru + Manomani Arasaratnam

                        7  Sulochana Muttukumaru

                        7  Dilhan Muttukumaru

                        7  Rumesh Muttukumaru

                        7  Joseph Amrit Muttukumaru

 

                    6  Monseigneur Manik Muttukumaru

 

                    6  Dr Manohar Muttukumaru + Purani Homer Vanniasingham

                        7  Muttukumaru

                        7  Muttukumaru

 

                    6  Vasanthi Muttukumaru + Raphael Lawrence Tiruchelvam MBE

 

                    6  Hugo W J Muttukumaru + Ms Sandrasagara

 

                    6  Pumeni Muttukumaru, b:21 Dec 1911, d:30 Nov 1997 + Dr. Michael Joseph Aloysius Sandrasagara, b:16 Mar 1901, d:2 Mar 1967

                        7  Narishta Sandrasagra + Percy Ratnanather

                            8  Dr. John Tilak Ratnanather

                        7  Enoka Sandrasagra + Cyril Stanislaus

                            8  Angali Stanislaus

                            8  Ishka Stanislaus

                            8  Arusha Stanislaus

                        7  Manik Sandrasagra + Iona Mary Anna Loos, b:7 Dec 1943, d:3 Apr 2006

                            8  Gowrie Koshika Sandrasagra

                        7  Diva Joseph Sandrasagra + Dayanthie Fernando

                            8  Mithre Joseph Sandrasagra + Andrea Wu

                                9  Ahikara Yim Weng Joseph Sandrasagra

 

                5 [1] Margaret Muttukumaru (Maggie) + [2] M J Paul de Costa, Ceylon Forestry Department (Pockanie Maama)

 

                5  Christopher Muttukumaru, Kamakaran of Mampuri

 

            4  Samuel Muttukumaru + Sellama Brito, b:1840

                5  Katpachi Muttukumaru + John Caltan de Costa

                    6  Anne Sellamma de Coste + John Wirt Ponniah Senathirajah, JP, b:1863, d:12 Nov 1913, Proctor SC & NP

                        7  Retnavathy Senathiraja

                                    8  Mary Lukshmi Naganathan SL Ambassador to Egypt, Germany

                                    8  Elangai Naganathan

                                    8  Nirmala Naganathan + Chandrahasan Chelvanayakam

                                    8  Indhira Naganathan

                                    8  John Sathyendran Naganathan + Lakshmi Babapulle

                                        9  Naganathan

                        7  Manonmani Senathiraja b:3 Apr 1900, d:10 Sep 1983 +  Francis Wijenathan Hallock, b:3 Apr 1900, d:6 Oct 1975, Engineer CMC

                            8  Mallikai Wijenathen + Sanmugam Cumarasamy, b:29 Sep 1916, d:19 Dec 2001

                                9  Dr Nilufer Cumarasamy + Arnold Saxer, Lawyer

                                9  Premanila Cumarasamy + Dr. A C Ponnambalam

                                    10  Dr Amrit Ponnambalam

                                    10  Arun Ponnambalam

                            8  Paul Wijenathan Senathiraja

                            8  Anthony Chakravarti Wijenathen

                            8  Alakesvaran Wijenathen

                        7  Sundarie Senathiraja + Lazarus David

                            8  Shamista David + Naru

                            8  Asoka David

                        7  Senathiraja, (Gordie) + Gnanapragasam (Poo Uncle)

 

                    6 [2] M J Paul de Coste, Ceylon Forestry Department (Pockanie Maama) + [1] Margaret Muttukumaru (Maggie)