BARROW, George

BARROW, George. Mayfair, London 22.10.1806 — West Molesey, Surrey 27.2.1876. Sir, 2nd Baronet. British Civil Servant. Son of Sir John B. and Anna Maria Truter, educated at Charterhouse. From 1825 Clerk at Colonial Office, Senior Clerk 1843, Chief Clerk 1870, retired 1872. C.M.G. 1874. Married 1837 Rosamond Pennell, children. Wrote only one book.

Publications: Ceylon: Past and Present. 8+196 p. L. 1857.

Sources: P.B[ruce]-A[ustin], D.N.B. 3, 1885, 296; Wikipedia.

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