NESAMONY MEMORIAL CHRISTIAN COLLEGE
Marthandam - 629 165, Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu, INDIA
(Accredited with A Grade by the NAAC)
Marshal A. Nesamony
  • Born on 12-06-1895 at Nesarpuram, Vilavancode Taluk, Kanyakumari District
  • Graduated at the Maharaja's College Trivandrum and studied law at Law College, Trivandrum, started his legal profession in 1921.
Role in Public Life
1943 - 1947 : Chairman of Nagercoil Municipality
1945 - 1947 : Member of Travancore Legislative Assembly
1948 - 1952 : Member of Travancore - Cochin Legislative Assembly
1952 - 1957 & 1962 - 1968 : Member of Parliament, Nagercoil Constituency
1955 : President of Travancore, Tamilnadu Congress Party
1956 : The yeoman service rendered by him ultimately paved the way for the merger of the South Travancore (Kanyakumari District) with Tamilnadu
1957 - 1962 : Member of Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly
Role in Diocese
1933 - 1947 : Secretary, Travancore & Mission Church Councils
1934 - 1942 : South District Pastorate Council
1947 - 1960 : Vice President - South Travancore Diocesan Council, C.S.I
1960 - 1968 : Vice President - Kanyakumari Diocesan Council, C.S.I

Passed away on June 1, 1968. Even today, he is venerated as Samaritan of the people of Kanyakumari District.