The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Tajpur, Raja of; Hon’ble Francis Xavier Shiam Rikh
Tajpur, Raja of; Hon’ble Francis Xavier Shiam Rikh, K.I.H. (1909); b. 1856; belongs to ‘Taga’ caste and is descended from Balram Smgh who acquired the pargana of Assampur; embraced Christianity (Roman Catholicism), 1889; title of Raja, is hereditary; for some time a Statutory Civil Servant; greatly interested in the improvement ot agriculture; Heir; Raj Kumar Vishvanath Singh. Address: Tajpur, Bijnor District, U.P.