…2Henry Turnour Armitage b.1841 + Emma Maria Walker, m St.Peter's Church, Fort 23.7.1864(dau Henry Torrens Walker, Lieut.colonel. It would appear that HT Armitagewas living in Dickoya probably a planter, since 3 of his children married there. This was a fairly new church, Earler the people had to go to the Kandy Churches.
……3Henry Percy Cairns Armitage was b.4.6.1865 baptized at St.Peter's Church, Fort, Colombo as son of Henry Turnour Armitage & Emmma Maria Walker.
………4Reginald Montague Armitage was b 17.5.1891, bp: in the Dickoya district as son of HPC of Puttalam & Lily Maud (who stated that they were married at Holy Trinity Church, Nuwara Eliya on 8.10.1889).
……3Julia Mabel Armitage b.1867 + George Henry Fitzjames Lushington b.1873, m Christ Church Dickoya 9.11.1898 ……3Helen Maud Montague Armitage, b.1.3.1868 + Walsh Wrightson, CMG, m Christ Church Dickoya 17.1.1892 ……3George Basil Armitage, planter b.1871 + Lilian Kennedy b.1875, m Christ Church Dickoya 14,2.1899
…2Benjamin Louis Armitage …2George Armitage …2CC Armitage
Additional information on Armitage Family names:
At St.Paul's Church Kandy there is the foll baptism ;-Jacob Wilfred Armitage baptized on 1.12.1912 at age 6 years son of J.Armitage.
There are 2 Armitage girls married at CC Dickoya in the 1890s - Emma Louisa m 1893 Charles Cecil Stafford; and Florence Evelyn m 6.6.1895 Edward John Wetherall. Their parents were not mentioned in these marriages, but they are the corrrect age and place as HTs family.
There is again a George Armitage, stockbroker m Clackmannanshire 14.11.1866 Montague Abercrombie & having 6 children in Colombo. Could he be HT's brother?
information sent in by: Dr. Malcolm Jansze, Colombo, Sri Lankamjansze@sltnet.lk