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Ahmed Ibrahim Rahimtoola




Date of Birth 1905
Date of Death 1968


Place of longest stay Bombay
Profession or occupation carried out for the longest period in life: Lawyer
Where Bombay
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Mother
Full name Kulsum Cassum M. Mitha
Father
Full name Ibrahim Rahimtoola
Spouse
Full name Ashraff Husseinally Cassum
Brother
Full name Abdullah Ibrahim Rahimtoola
Sister
Full name Gulbano Ibrahim Rahimtoola
Sister
Full name Khairoo Ibrahim Rahimtoola
Brother
Full name Habib Ibrahim Rahimtoola
Sister
Full name Zarina Ibrahim Rahimtoola
Child
Full name Ibrahim Husseinally Cassum
Child
Full name Ahmed Husseinally Cassum
Child
Full name Zehra Husseinally Cassum

Ahmad want in for law and was called to the Bar in England. After returning to Bombay he started practice.

He was appointed to a Presidency Magistrate in Bombay and later was a member of the Privy Council of the State of Baroda till the State of Baroda acceded to the Indian Union after Indian Independence.

Ahmed, thereafter, till his death, continued his practice and was senior practitioner in criminal courts.

Ahmed was a Steward and a Committee member of the Royal Western India Turf Club and was a well-respected figure in Bombay Society.

During the last about 15 years of his life, he became a very religious minded person.

Mr. Hooseinally M. Rahimtoola had round about 1940, prepared some Family Notes. He had also kept, prior to his departure for Africa, some rough notes with his younger brother Suleman and, later on, some more notes with his son Jaffar.

This paper is an attempt to put together the available data for future generations of the family. It is hoped that the younger members of the family will periodically up-date this paper.'

Sultanali Rahimtoola, Bombay 1988