Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Ruqiyah Khanum Ha’iri's birth certificate

Ruqiyah Khanum Ha’iri's birth certificate

According to this birth certificate, Ruqiyah Khanum, daughter of Aminah Khanum and ‘Abd Allah, was born in 1890 or 1891 and died on 27 September 1988 in Tehran; the birth certificate was issued on 16 April 1919 and the replacement was issued on 27 May 1948; List of her children according to the birth certificate: Yusuf (b. 1909 or 1910), Mahmud (b. 1911 or 1912), Mas‘ud [b. 1913 or 1914], Zahra (b. 1914 or 1915), and Hamidah (b. 1916 or 1917); [her other children not listed in the birth certificate: Munir and Poori (Porandokht)]