updated January 2010

Richard and Susannah Burnell

A Richard Burnell was born in 1815 in Vellore, his parents were Martin and Mary Ann Burnell and I have made the assumption that he is the same Richard Burnell, drummer in the 49th Regiment N.I. that married Susannah, a "Native Christian", in Kamptee in 1841.

The basis of my assumption is:

Richard and Susannah had two daughters, Georgiana and Elizabeth. Georgiana went on to marry William Simmonds in 1856

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