LUDLOW, John Malcolm Forbes. Nimach, India 8.3.1821 — 17.10.1911. British Lawyer and Historian. Son of colonel John L. of I.C.S., educated at Merchant Taylor’s School and College Bourbon in Paris. In 1843 he was called to the bar from Lincoln’s Inn and practised as Conveyancer until 1874. In 1870-74 Secretary to the Royal Commission on Friendly and Benefit Societies, 1874 Registrar of Friendly Societies in England, 1874 Chief Registrar of Friendly Societies. C.B. 1887. A Christian Socialist.
Publications: British India, its Races and its History. 1-2. 1858; The War in Oudh. 1858; Thoughts on the Policy of the Crown towards India. 1859; a number of articles.
Sources: Buckland, Dictionary; Who Was Who 1899–1915.