HADŽI HUSEJN EFF. ĐOZIĆ RUHI KADIJA IZ SREBRENICE I NIKŠIČKI NAIB // HAJI HUSEIN EFF. ĐOZIĆ RUHI JUDGE FROM SREBRENICA AND NIKŠIĆ VICEROY
Journal Title:Historijski pogledi/Historical Views
There are many forgotten significant persons in Bosnian-Bosniak history, who through their knowledge and work made a significant contribution to the development of Bosnian society and the Bosniak national identity in the time and place they lived in. The most forgotten significant Bosniaks are those who lived and worked during the reign of the Ottoman state of Bosnia. One of such persons is Hadji Husein eff. Đozić Ruhi, kadi (judge) from Srebrenica and Nikšić naib (viceroy). He lived in Srebrenica in the 19th century. Educated in Istanbul, he worked for as a judge in three towns and two empires. In this paper, we are talking about Haji Husein eff. Đozić, his life and work, and the significance of the documents preserved, to understand Bosnian society and the position of Bosnians in the second half of the 19th century in Srebrenica and Nikšić.