The Dutch Cemetery in Chinsurah: A Digital Archive of Memories

Sarah Rea

Last Name: 
Rea
First Name: 
Sarah
Grave Plot No.: 
3
Spatial: 
date of birth: 
1793
year of death: 
1851
date of death: 
10.09.1851
Age at death: 
58
Gender: 
Female
Relationships: 
Widow of John Rea, Esq.
Places mentioned 1: 
Calcutta
Tomb architecture: 
Dome on top. Four petal like structures on 4 corners. Cubic structure below with 4 walls. The epitaph is on the southern wall.
Buried by: 
John H.A. Rudd. Chaplain of Chinsurah. John Henry Augustus Rudd was admitted to Pembroke College, Cambridge at the age of 18 on 21.02.1828. Completed his B.A. in 1832. Was ordained as Deacon in Lincoln on 23.12.1832, and a priest in 1833. Appointed as Chaplain on the English East India Company’s Bengal establishment on 12.02.1834, and remained in the service till 1851. Married Matilda Marios, daughter of Captain James Rainey (of the 7th Bengal Cavalry) on 12.12.1837 in Calcutta. Had a son Eric J. S. Died in 1876.
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This record has been created by:: 

Purba Hossain