Individual Record for: Edward Hamilton O'Hara


Personal and Family Information

Edward Hamilton O'Hara was born JUN 1888 in Hanzada, Burma. He died 1970 in Croydon, England. He was the son of Richard Lawrence Huntley O'Hara and Jane Mary Anne Bazley.

Edward Hamilton O'Hara's wife was Jessie Mizpah Smith. They were married DEC 1914 in St Philips Church, Rangoon, Burma. Their 7 known children were Colin Hamilton O'Hara, Joan Mizpah O'Hara, Noeline Marianne O'Hara, Kendrick Hamilton O'Hara, Desmond Hamilton O'Hara, Gloria Hamilton O'Hara and Oliver O'Hara.

Ancestors Chart (3 generations)


Edward Hamilton O'Hara


Richard Lawrence Huntley O'Hara


George O'Hara


Lawrence O'Hara




Elizabeth Harper


Richard Harper


Elizabeth Rebecca Huntley


Jane Mary Anne Bazley


Nicholas Bazely


Jane Mary Anne Leonard



Baptism25 JUN 1888Holy Trinity Church, Rangoon, Burma
Immigration31 JUL 1958Rangoon, Burma
Residence1917Kiddipore, IndiaKiddipore, India
Residence1925Insein, BurmaInsein, Burma
Residence1942Insein, Burma34 Taungthagon Road, Insein, Burma
Residence1942Bangalore, India32 Wellington Street, Richmond Town, Bangalore
Visit28 MAY 1909Singapore

Other Life Events

Occupation1910Rangoon, Burma?, BurmaClerk, Chief Surveys Office
Occupation1915Rangoon, BurmaWorking in the Burma Secretariat


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 father RLH O'Hara and mother Jane O'Hara (need Bazely) and the Cotter family. (see BT26/389/35)

On 28 April 1910 he returned to Burma from Liverpool on the Martaban of the P Henderson & Co Line

Evacuated from Burma by air via Dinjan

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