Sir Henry Marion Durand (1812-71) was Lieutenant Governor of the Punjab. His son was Sir Henry Mortimer Durand (1850-1924), Indian civil servant and diplomat. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Papers of Sir Henry Marion Durand and Sir Henry Mortimer Durand concerning the Indian mutiny, including correspondence and official papers.
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M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 39683-95.
Indian Mutiny 1857-1858
Durand | Henry Marion | 1812-1871 | Sir | Knight and Lieutenant Governor of the Punjab
Durand | Henry Mortimer | 1850-1924 | Sir | Knight, Indian Civil Servant, and Diplomat
Great Britain | Colonies | India | 19th century
India | History | 19th century
India | History | Sepoy Rebellion, 1857-1858