1898 Nov 28 Born Lanarkshire, Scotland
1901 census living with his family in Dunbartonshire.
1911 census at Braehead House, Bearsden, Dunbartonshire.
1916 Oct 26. Gazetted 2nd Lt, Royal Highlanders. Ian Ker Higginbotham
1918 Apr 27. Royal Highlanders, promoted Lt . I K Higginbotham
1919 Dec 14. Lt I K Higginbotham resigns his commission.
1920 Sep 7. Joined ADRIC with service no 499. Posted to E Coy
1921 Mar 7. "Permitted to resign" . His father lives at Braehead House, Bearsden, Dunbartonshire.
1921 Sep 30. Leaves UK for Colombo. He is an "assistant" travels 2nd class. No trace till 1928
1926 - 1930 He was married in Beruit. Consular marriage
1928 Oct 10. Leaves UK for Lobitos, Peru . He is an engineer, lives in Peru, and gives same address as on ADRIC record for UK address.
1931 Aug 17. Arrives UK from Peru. He is an engineer.
1932 Jan 6. Leaves UK for New York.. With wife Jesse , he is an "oil field engineer" living in Peru
1934 Nov 8. Leaves UK for Lobitos, Peru. He is a "clerk" travels with wife Jesse.
1938 Mar 24 Arrives UK for New York. Travels Tourist Class, occupation "private".
1938 Aug 10 . Arrives in New York from UK. Travels with wife, Jesse L Higginbotham, . He is a manager, lives in London
1940 Jan 26. Arrives New York from Talara, Peru.
WW2 he was in Venezuela as UK Military Attache.—Captain I. K. Higginbotham
1946 Arrives in Rio. Mormon records show 11 visits to Rio between 1946 and 1963
1946 Dec 20. Arrives in New York from UK with wife Jesse Lillian. He is a representative, lives Glasgow, and his passport was issued in Mexico City.
1948 Jul 16. Arrives back in Kingston, Jamaica on a plane from Havana. He has been on a "business mission"
1948 Nov 23. Black Watch. Lt. (War Subs. Capt.) I. K. HIGGINBOTHAM (60110), having exceeded the age limit of liability to recall, relinquishes his commn. and is granted the hon. rank of Maj
1951 Aug 4, Arrives in Canada by plane from London. His address is Liguanea, Jamaica
1954 to 1956 A large number of visits to New York
1979 Jan/Mar Died Brighton aged 80.