BARROW, George. Mayfair 22.10.1806 — 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. 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.-A., D.N.B. 3, 1885, 296; Wikipedia.
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