Doherty, Hugh Lawrence, 1875-1919

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Doherty, Hugh Lawrence, 1875-1919

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1875-1919

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Doherty, Hugh Lawrence, brother of William Vernon Doherty (q.v.); b. Oct. 8, 1875; adm. Sept. 25, 1890 (H); left April 1894; Trin. Hall, Camb., matric. Easter 1896; played lawn tennis (singles and doubles) against Oxford 1896-8; won the English championship (singles) 1902-6, (doubles) with Reginald Frank Doherty (q.v.) 1897-1901 and 1903-5, the American championship (doubles) with R. F. Doherty 1902-3, the Irish championship (singles) 1902, (doubles) with R. F. Doherty 1898-1902, the Scottish championship (singles) 1898, (doubles) with R. F. Doherty 1897-8, the English Covered Court championship (singles) 1901-6, (doubles) with R. F. Doherty 1898-1903 and 1906, with G. W. Hillyard 1904-5; Paris Olympics 1900, won gold for tennis singles and men's doubles (with R.F. Doherty), and bronze for mixed doubles; served in Great War I as Sub-Lieut. R. N. R.; d. Aug. 21, 1919.

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Doherty, William Vernon, 1871-1936 (1871-1936)

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GB-2014-WSA-06255

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Doherty, William Vernon, 1871-1936

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Doherty, Hugh Lawrence, 1875-1919

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Doherty, Reginald Frank, 1872-1910 (1872-1910)

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GB-2014-WSA-06254

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Doherty, Reginald Frank, 1872-1910

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Doherty, Hugh Lawrence, 1875-1919

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Olympic Medallist

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Paris, 1900. Tennis Singles (Gold), Men's Doubles (Gold), Mixed Doubles (Bronze).

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GB-2014-WSA-06253

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International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families - ISAAR(CPF) 2nd edition

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Prepared for import into AtoM by Westminster School Archive staff, 2019-2020

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The Record of Old Westminsters: A biographical list of all those who are known to have been educated at Westminster School from Play 1883 to Election 1960, Volume 3, compiled by J.B. Whitmore, G.R.Y. Radcliffe and D.C. Simpson, Barnet, 1963

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