Individual Record for: Richard Lawrence Huntley O'Hara

Personal and Family Information

Richard Lawrence Huntley O'Hara was born JUN 1848 in Madras, India. He died OCT 1916 in Toungoo, Burma. He was the son of George O'Hara and Elizabeth Harper.

Richard Lawrence Huntley O'Hara's wife was Jane Mary Anne Bazley. They were married DEC 1868 in Mission Chapel, Black Town, Madras, India. Their 8 known children were Richard Reginald Bazley O'Hara, Maud Amelia O'Hara, Albert George William O'Hara, Stanley Gerald O'Hara, Douglas Gordon O'Hara, William Stanford O'Hara, Clarence Havelock O'Hara and Edward Hamilton O'Hara.

Ancestors Chart (3 generations)


Richard Lawrence Huntley O'Hara


George O'Hara


Lawrence O'Hara




Elizabeth Harper


Richard Harper


Elizabeth Rebecca Huntley



Visit28 MAY 1909Singapore

Other Life Events

Occupation1867St Andrews School, Bangalore, IndiaFirst Assistant School Master
Occupation1871Black Town, Madras, IndiaTeacher
Occupation1888Rangoon, BurmaHead Master


Arrived in London on 28 May 1909 aboard the Hitachi Maru of the Nippon Yusen Kaisha Line, probably embarking at Penang or Colombo.

He was travelling with his son Edward Hamilton O'Hara and wife Jane O'Hara (nee Bazely) and the Cotter family. (see BT26/389/35)

In 1910 he travelled from Liverpool back to to Burma with his wife on 29 November 1910 on the Martaban of the Henderson Line

Cause of death: Debility