BOSWELL, John Alexander Corrie. India 26.10.1835 — Kensington, London 6.1.1872. British Colonial Civil Servant in India. Son of Robert Bruce B. and Susan Anne Carnegie. From 1855 in Madras Civil Service. In the early 1870s the Officiating Collector of the Kistnah district, but had soon to retire because of health problems. Died a few weeks after returning to England. Married 1855 Amelia Christiana Minchin, four sons and one daughter.

Publications: “On the Ancient Remains in the Krishna District”, IA 1, 1872, 159-155, 182-187.

A Manual of the Nellore District in the Presidency of Madras. 15+863 p. Madras 1873.