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INDIAN BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY, 1915.
Madras Christian College, 1877- 91 ; Government Astronomer, Madras, 1891-99; Director of Madras and Kodaikanal Obser- vatories, 1899-1911; retired, 1911 Publicationx : Publications of the Madras and Kodaikanal Obser- vatories, etc. Becreativns : Golf, Fishing and Gardening. Addres-: Wmsford, Kodaikanal, Madras Presidency. Clubs : Savile, Royal Societies, Madras.
Smith. George, C.I.E.(1878),LL.D., F.R.G.S.,F.S.S.Principal,Doveton College, Calcutta, (Retd.) b. 1833; s.of Adam Smith; ediic: the Royal High School, and the University of Edinburgh;Professor,1854,and Principal of theDoveton College, 1855-58 ; Editor, Friend of India, Serampur, 1859-75 ; Editor, Cal- cutta Review, 1857-64 ; Editor, Annals of the Indian Adminis- tration, 1853-75 ; Correspondent, The Times of India, 1869-75; Ho- norary Magistrate and J. P. in Bengal; Fellow, Calcutta Univer- sity, 1856-75 ; proceeded to Eng- land, 1879 ; has been General Foreign Secretary of the Free Church of Scotland since 1879 , Member of Council of Royal Societies Geographical Society ; Pi(6/ica«o/i s:Stuclent'sGeography of British India ; Short History of Christian Missions ; Twelve Indian Statesmen ; Twelve Pio- neer Missionaries ; Life of Willi- am Carey, D.D.; Henry Martyn, Saint and Scholar ; Life of John Wilson, D.D.; The Conversion of India ; many articles in the Encyclopaedia Britannlca, Quar- terly Review, The Times, The Scotsman, etc. Address : 10, South Learmonth Gardens, Edinburgh.
Smith. Rev. George Herbert, M.A., (Oxon), Principal, S.P.G. Theo-
��logical College, Madras; s. of Rev. Charles F. Smith, of Bed- ford, Yorks ; b. at the Bishop- thrope, York, 1S51 ; educ : at the Richmond School,Yorks; Queen's College, Oxford ; first class Classical Mods, and fourth class Lit. Hum.; joined ser- vice as Senior Classical Mas- ter,Forest School; Waltharastow^ 1875 ; Curate of Leytonstone, Essex, 1878 ; Vice-Principal, Theological School, Ambatoha- ranana, Madagascar, 1879 ; founded a new Mission at Maha- noro, Madagascar, 1884; Organis- ing Secretary to Dioceses of Lichfield and Chester, 1887 ; Pioneer Missionary on the West Coast of Madagascar ,1891; Mis- sionary in charge of Mahanoro, 1892 ; came out to India as Principal, S.P.G. College, Trichi- nopoly, 1897 ; Examiner to the University of Madras, 1900-04; Examining Chaplain to the Bishop of Madras, 1902 ; Secre- tary to the Madras Diocesan Committee of S.P.G. since 1901 ; Honorary Canon of St. George's Cathedral, Madras, since 1900 ; Incumbent of St. Thomas' Church, San Thome, Madras ; ?H. Mary Elennir, 2nd d. of Ed- ward Donkin of Slieghts Old Hall, Yorks ; liecreations : Golf, Cricket, Tennis and Shoot- ing. Publication : Among the Menabe (thirteen months on the West Coast of Madagascar). Ad- dress : Sullivan's Gardens, Roya- pettah, Madras. Clabs : Adyar, Gymkhana, Madras.
Smith, Hon 'ble Mr. H. A., M.A.,
Oftg. Judge, Chief Court, Pun- jab ; educ : Clifton College, and Queen's College, Oxford ; arriv- ed in India, 1900 ; was Assist- ant Commissioner, 1903-04 ; was Conversation Officer, Jhe-