The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Bayley, Sir Steuart Colvin
Bayley, Sir Steuart Colvin, G.C.S.I., 1911. K.C.S.I.: 1878: B.S.I. 1874: C.I.E. 1882: b, 1836; son of late William Butterworth Bayley B.C.S. sometime officiating Governor-General of India and a Director of H. E. & I. Co., m. Anna, d. of R. N. Farquharson, Bengal C.S., 1860; four s. three d. Educ. Eton: Haileybury; Entered I.C.S. 1855: Commissioner of Patna, 1873-74: Secretary to Government of Bengal, 1877: Chief Commissioner of Assam: Resident, Hyderabad, 1881-2: Member of Viceroy's Council, 1882-1887: Lieut Gov. of Bengal, 1887-90: Secretary, Political Department, India Office, 1890. 1895: Member, India Council. 1895-1905. Address: 2 Barkston Gardens. S.W. Club Atheneum.