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India Baptisms, marriages, burials and biographical notes relating to people in ‘British India’ up to 1947 form the majority of records on this website. There are some post-Independence entries relating to Pakistan and Burma.

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Benkulen Fort Marlborough Mainly baptisms, marriages and burials 1740-1742, 1760-1825. Also deaths 1691.
China Macao and Whampoa) Mainly baptisms, marriages and burials 1820-1833
Iraq Mainly records from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission register
Kuwait Mainly deaths 1953-1960
Malacca Mainly marriages 1820-1824
Penang Prince of Wales Island Mainly baptisms, marriages and burials 1799-1829
St Helena Mainly baptisms, marriages and burials 1767-1835. Also baptisms and deaths, 1737, 1747-1766; civil and military establishment 1780-1794; wills and inventories 1820-1826
UK Some baptisms, marriages, burials and biographical notes
Other countries Possibility of entries relating to the Cape, the Middle East, Central Asia, Southeast and East Asia, for people involved in the wide-ranging commercial interests of the East India Company (1600-1858) and the strategic and military interests of both the Company and the India Office (1858-1947)

 
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