Jim Boswell

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Jim Boswell
Profession circus director
Personal details
Born 1881? Lambeth, London in United Kingdom
Dead 1971 in South Africa
Country United Kingdom

Work locations
Title artist 1911-1912
Location at Fillis Circus in South Africa

Title owner -1942
Location at Boswell Circus in South Africa

Biography details

James Clements Henry Boswell III, circus director in United Kingdom

Born 1881? in United Kingdom dead 1971 in South Africa , son of director James Clements Boswell II and assistant director Louisa Powell .

Baptism 3 Jul 1881 Saint James, Southampton, Hampshire, England.

Census 31 Mar 1901 Rowley Regis, Staffordshire, England [3]
James C Boswell Head Male 50 London
Louisa Boswell Wife Female 43 Scotland
Rebecca Boswell Daughter Female 21 Germany B S
James Boswell Son, theatricals on stage, 20 London
Dora Boswell Daughter Female 19 Tynemouth, Northumberland
Walter Boswell Son Male 18 Blackpool, Lancashire
Alfred Boswell Son Male 16 Wigan, Lancashire
Sydney O Boswell Son Male 11 Oxford, Oxfordshire
Census 1911 Oadby, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom [4]
James C Boswell Head Male 58 London Lambeth, London
Louisa Boswell Wife Female 52 Edinburgh
James H Boswell Son animal trainer 29 London Lambeth, London
Claude C Boswell Son Male 17 Chesterfield, Derbyshire

21 Nov 1911 Oadby, Leicestershire, England, James Clements Henry Boswell 30, son of James Clement Boswell, and May Waterfield 24, daughter of Joseph Waterfield


Total: 2 children

  1. Jack Boswell. Born: 1912-09-.
  2. Stanley Boswell. Born: 1914-09-26.


Siblings through the father James Clements Boswell II (1853-):

  1. Rebecca Boswell

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Born: 1858

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Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). director Stanley Boswell in South Africa. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 25 September 2022 at https://www.elephant.se/person.php?id=1262. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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