CADELL, Sir Patrick

CADELL, Sir Patrick. 6.5.1871 — Frilford Heath, Abingdon 22.11.1961 (when 90). British Historian of Colonial India. Son of colonel Thomas C. Educated at Haileybury and Balliol. Joined I.C.S. 1891, served mainly in Bombay Presidency and Sind. Retired 1926, served again 1932-35 as the President of the Council of Junagadh State. Married 1920 with Agnes Aimée Kemp († 1961). Knighted 1935.

Publications: reviews in JRAS.

with Stanley Reed: India: the New Phase. 1928.

A History of the Bombay Army. 15+362 p. L. 1938.

– “Who are the descendants of the people of Mohen-jo-daro?”, JAnthropSocBombay Jub. Vol. 1937, 20-30.

Sources: R.O. Winstedt, JRAS 1962, 182f.; Who Was Who 1961–70; not in the D.N.B.


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