<p>British India Office Madras Baptisms Chaplains' Stations</p>

<p>The amount of information you can discover can vary, but the British India Office birth and baptism records usually include a combination of the following information about your ancestors:</p>

<b><p>Birth and baptism details</b></p>


<li>Date of birth</li>

<li>Place of birth</li>

<li>Date of baptism</li>

<li>Place of baptism</li>

<li>Officiating minister</li>

<li>Godparents’ names (occasionally)</li>

<p><b>Biographical information</b></p>

<li>Parents’ names</li>

<li>Father’s occupation</li>


<li>Date of registration</li>

<li>Details of application and acceptance into the East India Company (cadet papers and petitions)</li>

<li>Occupation within the Civil Service/East India Company</li>