Straits Settlements

Straits Settlements (507, of which 150 are Chinese), British colony in the East Indies, embracing the British possessions in the Malay Peninsula (on the Strait of Malacca), Singapore, Malacca, Penang, and the Keeling Islands and Christmas Island; were under the jurisdiction of the Governor-General of India till 1867, in which year they passed under the control of the Colonial Office at home.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, Earl of * Stralsund
Storthing
Story, Joseph
Story, William Wetmore
Stothard, Thomas
Stourbridge
Stow, John
Stowell, William Scott
Strabo
Straddha
Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, Earl of
Straits Settlements
Stralsund
Strangford, Percy C. S. Smythe, Viscount
Strangford, Percy E. F. W. Smythe
Stranraer
Straparola, Giovanni Francesco
Strap, Hugh
Strappado
Strasburg
Stratford
Stratford de Redcliffe, Sir Stafford Canning, first Viscount