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Name: ANSTRUTHER, Keith Francis George

Birth Date: 3.2.1854 Leamington

Death Date: 24.7.1915 Southbourne, Dorset

Nationality: British

First Date: 1890

Profession: 1891 succeeded Mr Bell-Smith as Officer in charge, Malindi District. IBEA Co. General Africa Staff - appointed 1890. North - former coffee planter in Ceylon; road building along Sabaki river 1890; Co. Supt. at Taveta from Sep 1890-Apr 1891

Area: Takaungu, Taveta, Malindi

Married: In S. Kensington, London 28.11.1878 Maria Catherine Geraldine Bernard b. 20 Oct 1850 Colombo, Ceylon, d. 23 Aug 1921 Beckenham

Children: Philip Bernard (24 Jan 1880-1880); Pearl Annie Geraldine (19 May 1882 Dickoya, Ceylon-1945)

Book Reference: Fitzgerald, EAHB 1905, North, IBEA, EAHB 1906, BEA, EAHB 1904

General Information:

IBEA Co. - Nominal List of British Born Subjects resident in IBEA Territories outside the Sultan's Domain, 30 April 1891 - K. Anstruther, England, In charge Taveta IBEA - General Africa Staff - Appointed 10th March 1890
BEA Vol 4, p. 496 - The IBEA sent their first representative to Taveta in September 1890 in the person of Mr K. Anstruther, who was assisted for a short time by a Mr C. Hamilton
North - End of appt, due to leave Company after two years' service 29-2-1892.

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