Family Group Sheet
Family Group Sheet
NameSir Samuel George BONHAM 1st Bt
Birth1803
Death1863
SpouseEllen Emelia BARNARD
Children
Notes for Sir Samuel George BONHAM 1st Bt
Sir Samuel George Bonham, 1st Bt. was born on 7 September 1803.1 He was the son of Captain George Bonham and Isabella Baines Woodgate.1 He married Ellen Emelia Barnard, daughter of Thomas Barnard, on 16 June 1846.1 He died on 8 October 1863 at age 60.

He held the office of Governor and Commander-in-Chief of Hong Kong in 1847. He held the office of Governor of Singapore. He held the office of Governor of Malacca. He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1850.1 He held the office of Governor of Prince of Wales's Island.He was created 1st Baronet Bonham [U.K.] on 27 November 1852. He was Plenipotentiary and Chief Superintendent of British trade in China in 1853.
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