Anne was baptised in 1839. Her father was recorded
as being Muttoo Manga. However, Muttoo and Manga
are Tamil names. Muttoo is a man’s name
and Manga a woman’s name. This tells us
that these were the names of Mary Anne’s
parents and gives us clues to Mary Anne’s
cultural background in India.
What follows would be a typical working day
for a cook in an early Victorian house.