The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Sharms-ul-Huda, Hon’ble Nawab Syed
Sharms-ul-Huda, Hon’ble Nawab Syed, M.A., B.L.; Member of Council, Bengal; claims descent from a respectable Syed family in the district of Tippera; b. 1864; educ: Presidency College, Calcutta; passed B.A., 1884; B.L., 1886; M.A., 1888; joined Government service as Professor of Arabic and Persian, Calcutta, Madrassa; resigned and joined the Bar; Fellow, Calcutta University, 1894; Tagore Law Lecturer, 1902; Additional Member, Imperial Legislative Council; Member, Calcutta Corporation; President, All-India Muslim League; Secretary, Bengal Landholders’ Association. Address: Ballyganj, Calcutta, India.