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Frederick James Duncan CLEMO (aka Freddie) [????-1999]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Clemo
Given: 
Frederick James Duncan
Alias / nickname: 
Freddie
Death
Date: 
c.1999-12-31 (Month, Day are approximate)

Extracts from his obituary:

  • Born in HK
  • Educated in Britain
  • In 1941, fought with the HKVDC, then imprisoned as a POW
  • Postwar, worked in China
  • Moved to Manila in 1950 where he later founded several companies including Acquila and Pandiman
Birthplace (country): 

Cyril WARNES [c.1910-????]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Warnes
Given: 
Cyril
Birth
Date: 
c.1910-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

Cyril Warnes was the third and youngest child of Charles and Elizabeth Warnes. He was a great-grandson of John Olson snr. His mother died in 1917 and there is no current record of what happened to his father after 1914. Whether Charles was deceased or working in another country, the Olson family looked after his three children initially. Cyril is listed as attending DBS in 1918. From around 1920, he attended the same English boarding school as John Olson jnr's sons and lived with them in Chiswick until he emigrated to Canada. 

Birthplace (country): 

Herbert Sidney/Sydney CLAYSON [1905-????]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Clayson
Given: 
Herbert Sidney/Sydney
Birth
Date: 
c.1905-09-23 (Month, Day are approximate)
Other
Other reference: 
Brother of Edward Frederick Clayson
Carl Smith Card 89205 refers to Baptism St Peter Church 23 Sept 1905. Herbert Sidney son of H. C. Clayson, Hong Kong.
Birthplace (country): 

Yuen-Cheung WONG (aka Stephen Wong / 黃源章) [c.1928-1993]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Wong
Given: 
Yuen-Cheung
Alias / nickname: 
Stephen Wong / 黃源章
Birth
Date: 
c.1928-08-20 (Year, Month are approximate)
Birthplace (town, state): 
Hong Kong
Death
Date: 
1993-01-25
Birthplace (country): 

George Stephen WINCH [1912-1974]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Winch
Given: 
George Stephen
Birth
Date: 
1912-06-16
Death
Date: 
c.1974-12-31 (Month, Day are approximate)
Birthplace (country): 
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Carlinho Maria DE PINNA [1903-????]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
de Pinna
Given: 
Carlinho Maria
Birth
Date: 
1903-05-31
Birthplace (country): 

Maria Hipolita DE PINNA (née DE PINNA) [1896-1951]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Female
Names
Family: 
de Pinna
Given: 
Maria Hipolita
Maiden: 
de Pinna
Birth
Date: 
1896-08-13
Death
Date: 
c.1951-01-01 (Month, Day are approximate)
Birthplace (country): 

Emilio Francisco Xavier DANENBERG (aka Emil / Francis) [1877-1951]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Danenberg
Given: 
Emilio Francisco Xavier
Alias / nickname: 
Emil / Francis
Birth
Date: 
1877-01-09
Death
Date: 
1951-11-10

He first appears in the 1914 Jurors List as Francis:

Birthplace (country): 

Maria Carmelita GARDNER [1889-1976]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Female
Names
Family: 
Gardner
Given: 
Maria Carmelita
Birth
Date: 
1889-07-14
Death
Date: 
1976-03-04
Birthplace (country): 

Maria Imaculada GARDNER (aka Sister Rita) [1895-1986]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Female
Names
Family: 
Gardner
Given: 
Maria Imaculada
Alias / nickname: 
Sister Rita
Birth
Date: 
1895-05-25
Death
Date: 
1986-03-04
Birthplace (country): 

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