General Charles Herbert Joshua
Higginbotham
Male
England
1861-12-11
Madras, India
1930-04-24
Torquay, Devon, England


About

Anglo-Indian. Son of Abel Joshua Higginbotham, founder, in Madras in 1844, of Higginbotham & Co., one of the oldest bookselling and publishing firms in India. On his father?s death in 1881, Charles took over the running of the business. A feature in the ?Publisher?s Circular? magazine of 25 May 1901 notes that Charles Higginbotham was seven times lawn tennis champion of South India.



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Archive statistics 1883 - 1910
11
59
37


Tournament wins 1897 - Southern India Championships (Amateur)
1896 - Southern India Championships (Amateur)
1895 - Southern India Championships (Amateur)
1894 - Southern India Championships (Amateur)
1893 - Southern India Championships (Amateur)
1891 - Inverkip Rovers Closed Championships (Amateur)
1891 - Southern India Championships (Amateur)
1890 - Inverkip Rovers Closed Championships (Amateur)
1886 - Inverkip Rovers Closed Championships (Amateur)
1885 - Inverkip Rovers LTC (Amateur)
1885 - Inverkip Rovers Closed Championships (Amateur)


Tournaments Craigside - 1910 Southern India Championships - 1898 Southern India Championships - 1896 Inverkip Rovers LTC - 1896 Southern India Championships - 1895 Scottish Championships - 1894 Southern India Championships - 1894 Castle Wemyss Cup - 1894 Southern India Championships - 1893 Castle Wemyss Cup - 1893 Burton on Trent - 1892 Castle Wemyss Cup - 1892 Southern India Championships - 1891 Burton on Trent - 1891 Inverkip Rovers Closed Championships - 1891 Castle Wemyss Cup - 1891 Inverkip Rovers LTC - 1891 Southern India Championships - 1890 Inverkip Rovers LTC - 1890 Southern India Championships - 1889 Pollokshields - 1889 Inverkip Rovers LTC - 1889 Southern India Championships - 1888 Inverkip Rovers LTC - 1888 Southern India Championships - 1887 Inverkip Rovers LTC - 1887 Inverkip Rovers Closed Championships - 1886 Rothesay - 1886 Inverkip Rovers LTC - 1886 Inverkip Rovers Closed Championships - 1883

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