The Nuttall Encyclopedia
The most daring and stubborn of Nana Sahib's lieutenants during the Indian Mutiny; in alliance with the Rani of Jhansi he upheld for a time the mutiny after the flight of his chief, but was finally captured and executed in 1859.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Tantia Topee'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/t/tantia-topee.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.