Individual Record for: George O'Hara

Personal and Family Information

George O'Hara was born SEP 1820 in Mauritius. He died 1898 in Madras, India. He was the son of Lawrence O'Hara and Gungah.

George O'Hara had 2 marriages/partners. His 1st wife was Elizabeth Harper. They were married MAY 1844 in Kamptee, India. Their 13 known children were Elizabeth Rebecca O'Hara, George O'Hara, Richard Lawrence Huntley O'Hara, George Richard Harper O'Hara, William O'Hara, Alfred James O'Hara, Louisa Catherine O'Hara, Mary O'Hara, Rose Amelia Florence O'Hara, Alice Alexander O'Hara, Beatrice O'Hara, Esther O'Hara and Arthur Ernest O'Hara.

His 2nd wife was Anne Eveline Dawes. They were married APR 1879 in Bangalore, India. Their 7 known children were George Ernest O'Hara, Ada Florence O'Hara, Kathleen O'Hara, Alice Constance O'Hara, Harold George O'Hara, Charles Stuart O'Hara and Evelyn Doris O'Hara.

Ancestors Chart (3 generations)


George O'Hara


Lawrence O'Hara





Burial1898St John's Church, Bangalore, India

Other Life Events

Education1825Lovedale, Nilgiris, IndiaLawrence Memorial Military School
Occupation1865Medical Mission Dispensary, Black Town, Madras, IndiaApothecary
Occupation1860Medical Mission Dispensary, Black Town, Madras, India2nd Apothecary


He died of 'debility' and is buried in St John's Church, Bangalore, India.

The Madras Quarterly Journal of Medical Science (1862) lists under Warrant Medical Officers transferred to the Pension Establishment in India 2nd Apothecary G O'Hara invalid pension of Rs 60-14 0 per month 29th October 1861

The Madras Almanac 1863-65 lists him as an Apothecary at the Madras Medical Mission Dispensary. He worked with DH Patterson FRCSE. The Almanac records the following numbers of patients treated.



5391- Attended Dispensary

253 - Visited at home



4929- Attended Dispensary

465 - Visited at home