The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Royle, Joseph Ralph Edward John
Royle, Joseph Ralph Edward John, C.S.I. (1886); e.s. of Dr. John Forbes Royle, F.R.S.; b. London, 1884; educ: King’s College, London, and Military College, Addiscombe; joined ser ice in the Army (107th Regiment), 1862; fell seriously ill and resigned his post, 1867; married twice; was Secretary of the Indian Commission, Vienna Exhibition, 1873; Superintendent, Indian Museum, 1874-79; Superintendent, Statistical Department, India Office, London, 1879-91; Commissioner for the Government of India in the Exhibition at Amsterdam, 1883; Assistant Secretary to Royal Commission at Colonial and Indian Exhibition. 1886; Curator, Indian and Ceylon sections of Imperial Institute, 1891-1903. Address: Bella Vista, Hillcrest Road, Hythe, Kent.