1911 Census Enniscorthy County Wexford Frederick Anselm REDMOND age 26 is a resident tutor in the DAVIS household. His future wife Eileen Beasley DAVIS age 18 is the daughter of the head of the household
3 November 1914 Frederick Anselm REDMOND age 29 initiated into the University Lodge of Freemasons Hong Kong. Occupation Lecturer on Surveying
20 June 1916 Frederick Anselm REDMOND arrived Victoria British Columbia Canada on "Empress of Japan" age 30 single university lecurer born India nationality British <Read more ...>
The above person is my grandpa. He was in Honkong during the WWII from 1934 - 1946. He lived through Japanese invasion and came back to India after 1946. He died in 1990 in India. I would like to know where he was stationed and where he lived. I am visiting Hong Kong, next month (October 2013)and would like to see those places.
Malcolm Manuk was born in India of Armenian parentage. He came to Hong Kong in 1899 and worked first for the Post Office and then for the Mercantile Bank. He joined the Dairy Farm Co. in 1905 as a clerk and rose to become Secretary. He was associated with the company for 27 years.
In 1923 he founded the first Theosophical Lodge in Hong Kong. In 1926 he was appointed the Theosophical Society's Presidential Agent for China. The Hong Kong Lodge was renamed in his honour soon after his death.