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Gora Kabristan, Lahore

 
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Background

Located on Jail Road, this cemetery is the fifth and last to be built by the British, in Lahore. It is still in use, mostly by the local Christian population.

It contains graves of some famous pre and post partition personalities including Woolmer and Cornelius. The former being the Vice Chancellor of the Punjab University while the later served as Pakistan's Chief Justice in the 1960's. It also contains the grave of Maharaja Duleep Singh's (the last Sikh ruler of Punjab, 1843 - 1849) daughter, Princess Bamba Sutherland (1869 - 1957) who was also his last descendant.

Permission is necessary to visit this cemetery. It may be obtained by writing to the Bishop of Lahore; Dr. Alexander John Malik - bishop_lahore@hotmail.com

 

General

   
   

 

GRAVES

Last name
Given Names
Birth
Death
Age
Grave
Bede Samuel  
1935
 
 
Beryl Diana Geraldine  
1934
11
Bowering Oscar John  
1937
 
Cairns James  
1939
54
Carter Alice  
1931
 
Clark Justina Picton  
1932
 
Dass Shushil Chandera
1868
1929
 
Dutt Raj Kumar  
1932
21
Freemantle Brunhilda Minnie Rosemary  
1937
 
Ghose Maggie  
1931
 
Gray C. P. (Ms)  
1932
 
Harris Samuel Sydney  
1932
 
Humphrey Francis Alan Walker
1878
1942
 
Jennings Ansel Carlyle  
1941
 
Johansen Marie Brandt  
1931
27
Laing Cardine Annie   
 1936
 
Lawrence
Stanley James
1937
 
Lees Alexander Mc Coig  
1932
 
Macnum Helen Constance  
1946
 
Majumdar Karun Krishna  
1945
 
Mitchell Alan Alexander Mc Caskill  
1941
 
Otto Devindra Singh  
1935
 
Penrose Sophia Louisa   
1937 
 
Roland Lionel Kathleen  
1941
 
Ross E. P.   
1936 
 
Strip Eric Arthur Knox  
1936
 
Sutherland Bamba 
1869
1957
 
Swift Alice
1861
1931
 
Webb Florence Ethel   
1941 
 
West Ethel Rosely  
1933
 
West Jeremy Charles Sackville  
1932
 
Whigham William
1864
1931
 
Woolner Alfred Cooper  
1936
 
Worling Lorraine Lorree
1897
1942
 

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Last update: Sunday, May 6, 2007