BANESS, Joshua Frederick. Delhi 1830 — 18?? (death registered in Simla 1883-1906). Born in India, son of Athanas Baness ja Harriet Lumley. Married 1856 Marie Knight and after her death 1874 Mary C. S. Avery, children. In 1901 the wife, known as painter, was living in Bath, probably as widow.
Publications: Manual of Hindustani. 146 p. Calcutta 1886.
Sources: a few notes culled from rwo Internet pages: https://www.myheritage.fi/names/joshua_baness; https://rijsoord.dordtenazoeker.nl/nieuws/2016.