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The Nuttall Encyclopedia

Jeejeebhoy, Sir Jamsetjee

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Indian philanthropist, a Parsee by birth and creed, born in Bombay; realised a fortune as a merchant, and employed it in releasing debtors from jail by paying their debts, and in founding a hospital and schools; in 1857 was made a baronet (1783-1859).

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Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Jeejeebhoy, Sir Jamsetjee'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.

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