COX, Edmund Charles

COX, Edmund Charles. Exeter 27.2.1856 — Chiswick 11.3.1935. Sir, 15th Baronet. British Police Officer in India. Son of George William Cox (1827–1902), the 14th Baronet and a historian, and Emily Maria Stirling. “Educated at Marlborough and Trinity College, Cambridge. Appointed Assistant Inspector-General of Police in Bombay, 1877.” Succeeded his father as Bart. in 1902, but his right to the dignity was disallowed in 1911.

Publications: Short History of the Bombay Presidency. 18??; Tales of Ancient India. 18??.

My Thirty Years in India. 336 p. L. 1909; Police and Crime in India. 328 p. L. 1911.

Sources: Buckland, Dictionary; Alumni Cantabrigenses.


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