I am looking for aPatricia & Susan Dankerwho told myNicholas cousins inthe early 1970´s in Singapore they aregreat grand children of Dr Frank Nicholas ofCeylon ( whoWorked // lived in Perak1880 -died caafter 1915) We do not have much Data on the (English? ) -Burgher Nicholas Familyin Malaya from Ceylon. I am wondering ?...possibleconnection thatSusan & Patricia Dankercould be grand children ofDr Nicholas & Clara Scharenguivel... could be thrutheirdaughter Gladys Nicholas who married Robert(BOB ) COLOMB ) More on ... Gladys Nicholas born Proberly inPerak . was daughter of Clara Caroline Scharenguivel &Dr Francis(FRANK ) WilliamNICHOLAS .Both bornin.Ceylon.
Aunty GladysNICHOLAS 's... married Robert(Bob) Colomb
originally working in the Forestry.in Malaya ca 1920-30 . Later Gladyswent to livewith her motherin Singapore.(calate 1930 - 1942.Emigrationto Australia . with her Brother Mervyn Roy Nicholas & his family )
1-RonnieCOLOMB,...who was in the British marines, and went to South Africa after the war.
ii,SonnyCOLOMB ...(this might be a nickname) who became an architect and was in Melbourne, and also
III-Della,COLOMB ..who might have married a Malaysian..and lived in Perth on a farm. This information may notbe correct ..(There is other source of a Della Colomb who marrieda Speldewind in Aust .? (not sure if they are the same persons .
I would likecontact ( ordata ). to these two Danker Ladies . Susan & Patracia It might be Possible that their mother was Della Colomb,hence the connectionto Dr Frank Nicholas . another interesting item was the Colomb Familywere European and they were French in origin. , In Ceylon they go back 5th generationsback , but again we are not sure ifBob Colombwas of the same branch Any help wouldbe grateful, thanks .NvD