ELLIOTT, Charles

ELLIOTT, Charles. 10.12.1776 — 4.5.1856. British Civil Servant in India. Son of Charles E., a cabinet-maker, Sarah Ann Sherman. He “voluntarily passed through the college of Fort William, judge of Fatehghar at 30, judge of Bareli, Court of Appeal, Judge of the Sadr Court at Calcutta, 1821. In 1822 to Delhi as senior member of the Board, N.W.P. and A.G.G. at the Court of the Great Mogul” (Akbar Shah II). Returned to England in 1826 and lived in London. Married 1802 Alicia Boileau, one daughter and three sons (William Henry E., 1811?–1870, served in India)..

Publications: Life of the Great Mogul. 18??.

Sources: Buckland, Dictionary; bartonhistory.wikispaces.com with portrait


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