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Keene, H. G. (Henry George), 1825-1915


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  • Fuller Name

    • Henry George
  • Variants

    • Keene, Henry George, 1825-1915
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1825
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1915-03-29
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Oxford
        • Organization: (naf) Wadham College
        • Organization: (naf) East India College (Hertford, England)
        • Organization: (naf) Indian Civil Service
        • Organization: (naf) University of Calcutta
        • Organization: (naf) Order of the Indian Empire
        • Organization: (naf) Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland
    • Descriptor

        C.I.E.
    • Descriptor

        M.A.
    • Death Place

        (naf) Westward Ho (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Oxford (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Hertford (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Kolkata (India)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Agra (India)
    • Gender

        Males
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Civil servants
    • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

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    • Earlier Established Forms

      • Keene, Henry George, 1825-1915
    • Sources

      • found: Keene, H. G. Mádhava Ráo Sindhia ... 1895, via HathiTrust, December 19, 2018:title page (by H.G. Keene, C.I.E., M.A.)
      • found: Keene, H. G. Peepul leaves, 1879:t.p. (H.G. Keene, author of "Ex eremo," and "Under the rose")
      • found: NUC pre-56(Keene, Henry George, 1825-1915)
      • found: Keene, H. G. The literature of France, 1892, via HathiTrust, December 19, 2018:title page (by H.G. Keene, Hon. M.A., Oxon)
      • found: Beale, Thomas William. An oriental biographical dictionary, 1975:t.p. (Henry George Keene, C.I.E., M.A., Oxon)
      • found: Beale, Thomas William. The oriental biographical dictionary, 1881, via HathiTrust, December 19, 2018:title page (under the superintendence of Henry George Keene, M.R.A.S. [member of the Royal Asiatic Society], a fellow of the University of Calcutta; author of The Turks in India, etc.)
      • found: Beale, Thomas William. An oriental biographical dictionary, 1894, via HathiTrust, December 19, 2018:title page (a new edition, revised and enlarged by Henry George Keene, C.I.E., M.A., Oxon, fellow of the University of Calcutta; author of The fall of the Moghul Empire, etc.)
      • found: Foster, Joseph. Alumni Oxonienses, v. 2, later series, 1891, via Internet Archive, December 19, 2018:page 782 (Keene, Henry George, 1[st] s[on] of Henry George Keene, of Amwell, Herts, cler.; Wadham Coll., matriculated 26 Jan. 1843, aged 17; created M.A. 15 June 1887, C.I.E. [companion of the Order of the Indian Empire], fellow Calcutta University. B.C.S. [Bengal Civil Service] 1847-1882, sometime district judge at Agra, author of Indian historical works, and several poetical works (his father, fellow of Sidney College, Cambridge, professor of Arabic, Persian, and Hindustani literature at Haileybury, died 31 Jan., 1864, aged 83)
      • found: Buckland, C. E. Dictionary of Indian biography, 1906, via HathiTrust, December 19, 2018:page 231 (Keene, Henry George (1827-); I.C.S. [Indian Civil Service]; son of Rev. Professor Keene; educated at Rugby, Oxford, and Haileybury; entered the Indian Civil Service, 1847; served in N.W. Provinces and retired in 1882; Fellow of Calcutta University; C.I.E., 1882; author of Fall of the Mogul empire, 1876; Madhava Rao Sindia, 1892; History of India, 1898; A servant of John Company; edited Oriental biographical dictionary; contributed articles to Dictionary of National Biography)
      • found: Who was who 1897-1916, 1920, via Internet Archive, December 19, 2018:page 390 (Keene, Henry George, C.I.E. 1882; Fellow of Calcutta University and Hon. M.A. Oxford; b. 1825 ; e[ldest] s[on] of Rev. Professor Keene, M.A. ... Education: Rugby; Oxford; and E.I. Coll. [East India College], Haileybury. Passed in 1st class from Haileybury. Entered I.C.S. 1847; served in N.W.P. as magistrate and judge thirty-five years; retired in 1882 ... Publications : Fall of the Mughal Empire, 1876 ; Madhava Rao Sindhia (Rulers of India), 1892 ; History of India, 2nd ed. 1906; A servant of John Company; Hindustan under Free Lances, 1907, and other books; and articles contributed to Dictionary of National Biography and Chambers's Encyclopaedia; edited Oriental biograpical Dictionary ... Address: Buckleigh, Westward Ho, N. Devon. (Died 29 March 1915))
    • Editorial Notes

      • [Do not confuse with his father, Keene, H. G. (Henry George), 1781-1864, no2018174629]
    • Change Notes

      • 1980-02-25: new
      • 2019-01-03: revised
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