Monday, March 25, 2013

S. Oothman Saiboo, Death, June 1927, India (Karikal)

We regret to record the death of Mr. S. Oothman Saiboo, J.P., of Penang, which occurred at his residence in Karikal, S. India. Deceased had been ill for a long time when his doctore advised him to return to India to crcruit his health. He went to India six months ago, but without avail. Deceased was appointed a Justice of Peace Penang, in January, 1924, and he was a member of the Mahomedan Advisory Board. He was Secy. of the Muslim Merchants' Society for many years. He was well-known and highly respected in Penang, a merchant on a big scale, an influential and popular member of the Indian community. - P.Gazette. [The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser (1884-1942), 20 June 1927, Page 9]

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