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William Ambrose 
Morehead
1805 - 1863


William Ambrose 
Morehead
, Entered Madras Civil Service in 1825. In 1828, he was appointed the Registrar of the Zillah Court at Chingleput. Member of the Council of Madras (retired Oct 1862). Acting Governor of Madras on two occasions, 8 June - 5 July1860 and 4 August 1860 - 18 Feb 1861. Judge of the High Court Appt. Jun 1862 Entries in: Dictionary of Indian Biography. By C.E. Buckland. London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co., 1906. ] The Dictionary of National Biography. The Concise Dictionary. Part 1, From the beginnings to 1900. London: Oxford University Press, 1953. Contains abstracts of the biographies found in The Dictionary of National Biography (21 volumes, New York: Macmillan Co.; London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1908). Who Was Who in British India. By John F. Riddick. Westport, CT:Greenwood Press, 1998.

Born: Edinburgh, Scotland 17th Oct 1805 Baptised:
Died: 12 Oxford Terr, Edinburgh, Scotland 1st Dec 1863 Buried:
Family:
Morehead

Titles:

Ancestors
[ Patrilineage | Matrilineage | Earliest Ancestors | Force | Force2 | Options ]

1.
William Ambrose 
Morehead
(
Magrath
) 1805 - 1863
2.
Rev.Dr. Robert 
Morehead
(
Wilson
) + post 1830
4.
5.
3.  
 

Siblings


1.
Charles 
Morehead
(
Barnes
) 1807 - 1882
2.
Isabella Lockhart Harriet 
Morehead
(
Lowther
) 1808 - 1887
3.
Elizabeth Mary Stark 
Morehead
(
Davis
) 1816 - 1891
4.
M/? 
Morehead
(
?
) + ante 1881

Spouses



1. Chingleput, , , India 12th Jan 1830
Catherine 
Magrath
(
Morehead
) 1806 - 1892

Descendants
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a.
Catherine 
Magrath
(
Morehead
) 1806 - 1892
1.
Mary Geraldine 
Morehead
1830 - post 1901
2.
M/? 
Morehead
* 1832
3.
Margaret Charlotte Lockhart 
Morehead
(
Campbell
) 1835 - post 1901
3a.
George Gunning John 
Campbell
(
Morehead
) c. 1833 - ante 1881
3.1.
Kathleen Augusta 
Campbell
(
Sewell
) 1859 - 1941
3.2.
Geraldine Georgina 
Campbell
1862 - 1945
3.3.
Col.Commandant Gunning Morehead 
Campbell
(
Viner
) 1863 - 1920 ...
3.4.
Margaret Frances Lockhart 
Campbell
(
Jervis-White-Jervis
) 1864 - post 1901
4.
Kathleen Leonora 
Morehead
1835 - 1910
5.
Annie 
Morehead
1838 - post 1901
6.
Georgina Caroline 
Morehead
(
Bateman
) 1840 - 1924
Sources

Timeline


17th Oct 1805Born Edinburgh, Scotland
12th Jan 1830Married
Catherine 
Magrath
(
Morehead
) 1806 - 1892 Chingleput, India
1860
William Ambrose 
Morehead
(
Magrath
) 1805 - 1863 inherited the title
Madras University
  (Vice Chancellor)
1st Dec 1863Died Edinburgh, Scotland
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