The Dutch Cemetery in Chinsurah: A Digital Archive of Memories

John Richard Ross Jr.

Last Name: 
Ross Jr.
First Name: 
John Richard
Spatial: 
date of birth: 
06.10.1813
year of death: 
1847
date of death: 
27.07.1847
Age at death: 
33
Gender: 
Male
Relationships: 
Son of John Richard Ross. Also mention of a John Richard Archibald Ross [born 04.09.1838, son of John Richard Ross Jr., (writer of Burdwan?) and Sophia Isabella].
Full Epitaph: 
"In Memory of Mr. John Richard Ross Jr. Post Master at Patna Born 6th October 1815. Died 27th July 1847. Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord."
Occupation: 
Postmaster of Patna
Places mentioned 1: 
Patna
Detailed information: 

Born at Hoogly and baptised by John H A Rudd.

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