The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Woodroffe, Hon'ble Sir John George
Woodroffe, Hon’ble Sir John George, Kt. (1915), M.A. B.C.L., Bar-at-Law, Puisne Judge, High Court, Calcutta; b. 1865; s. of Hon’ble J. T. Woodroffe; educ: Woberun Park; University College, Oxford; called to Bar (Inner Temple), 1889; came out to India and enrolled as Advocate, Calcutta, 1890; Standing Council to Government of India, 1902-03; Judge, High Court, Calcutta, 1904; m. Ellen Elizabeth, d. of S. D. Grimson, 1903. Address: Calcutta. Club: Bengal, Calcutta.