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Sheffield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England

People linked to this city
BORN HERE
Person
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Date of birth
BATTERSBY, Caryl, M.A.  (1858-1927)
lyricist of songs used with slide sets
1858
FRITH, J.T.  (1860-1941)
officer of local lantern society
1860
HARDY, Dudley, R.I.  (1867-1922)
cartoonist whose work was used for lantern slides
15 January 1867
clergyman and occasional lantern lecturer
28 September 1845
MOTTERSHAW, Frank  (1850-1932)
cinematograph pioneer; proprietor of photographic supply business
1850
MOTTERSHAW, Frank S.  (1881-1931)
employee of photographic supply business
1881
MOTTERSHAW, John  (1883-c.1905)
employee of photographic supply business
1883
REDFERN, Jasper  (1871-1928)
proprietor of photographic and lantern retail business
1871
RICHARDSON, Arthur J.  (1861-1941)
occasional lantern lecturer
1861
occasional lantern lecturer
1 December 1877
SOUTHERN, John  (1875-1954)
occasional lantern operator
21 September 1875
WOOLHOUSE, J.W.  (1865-1945)
occasional lantern operator, member of local lantern society
15 April 1865
RESIDENTS
Person
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Address or location
Known date(s)
ABBOTT, Thomas  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern operator and lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
St James' Street
CHRISTIE, James  (c.1855-1935)
proprietor of lantern and photographic supply business
129 West Street
222 Ecclesall Road
1911 - 1919
306 Millhouses Lane
CLOWES, Joseph  (1838-c.1925)
printer and amateur photographer, member of local lantern society
30 Bolsover Street
1891 - 1919
COLE, Reverend W.J.  (c.1865-1933)
clergyman and occasional lantern lecturer
17 Kenwood Park Road
CUTTS, J.P.  (c.1787-1858)
optical instrument maker
Wilkinson Street
Broomgrove Crescent
DYSON, Joshua  (1851- after 1901)
leader of entertainment troupe using magic lantern
107 Cemetery Road
DYSON, Elizabeth  (c.1853- ? )
member of entertainment troupe using magic lantern
107 Cemetery Road
FRITH, J.T.  (1860-1941)
officer of local lantern society
403 Shoreham Street
1890 - 1891
20 St Mary's Road
241 Western Bank
1911 - 1919
101 Sandygate Road
HICKS, Thomas S.  (1843-1913)
proprietor of photography business
27 Sitwell Road
139 Cemetery Road
J.H.R.  [pseudonym]
contributor to OMLJ, 1890
Sheffield
LANGLEY, G.W.  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern operator and lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
179 South Street, Park
LONGHORN, Mr   (fl. 1890s)
member of National Society of Lanternists
Sheffield
MANNION, Thomas  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
Sheffield
officer of local lantern society
1 Norfolk Road, Park
1891 - 1893
9 Norfolk Road, Park
1901 - 1919
MORGAN, T.E.  (fl. 1890s)
contributor to OMLJ, 1896
278 Pitsmoor Road
MOTTERSHAW, Frank  (1850-1932)
cinematograph pioneer; proprietor of photographic supply business
166 Alexandra Road, Heeley
128 South View Road
95 Norfolk Street
1901 - 1919
201 Carter Knowle Road
MOTTERSHAW, Frank S.  (1881-1931)
employee of photographic supply business
128 South View Road
95 Norfolk Street
93 Machon Bank
MOTTERSHAW, John  (1883-c.1905)
employee of photographic supply business
128 South View Road
95 Norfolk Street
NICHOLLS, J.W.  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
2 Havelock Square
REDFERN, Jasper  (1871-1928)
proprietor of photographic and lantern retail business
40 Nicholson Road, Heeley
28 Carter Knowle Road
RICHARDSON, Arthur J.  (1861-1941)
occasional lantern lecturer
48 Newbould Lane
19 Ashdell Road, Broomhill
ROWNTREE, C.J.  (fl. 1890s)
member of National Society of Lanternists
Havelock Square
TRUSWELL, J.  (fl. 1890s)
occasional lantern operator; member of National Society of Lanternists
93 Meadow Street
WOOLHOUSE, J.W.  (1865-1945)
occasional lantern operator, member of local lantern society
26 Mushroom Lane
DIED HERE
Person
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Date of death
CHRISTIE, James  (c.1855-1935)
proprietor of lantern and photographic supply business
4 October 1935
CLOWES, Joseph  (1838-c.1925)
printer and amateur photographer, member of local lantern society
c.1925
contributor to NMLJ, 2001
10 August 2007
CUTTS, J.P.  (c.1787-1858)
optical instrument maker
8 September 1858
FRITH, J.T.  (1860-1941)
officer of local lantern society
22 January 1941
officer of local lantern society
4 February 1919
MONTGOMERY, James  (1771-1854)
lyricist of hymns used with slide sets
30 April 1854
MOTTERSHAW, John  (1883-c.1905)
employee of photographic supply business
c.1905
MOTTERSHAW, Frank  (1850-1932)
cinematograph pioneer; proprietor of photographic supply business
18 September 1932
RICHARDSON, Arthur J.  (1861-1941)
occasional lantern lecturer
25 January 1941
SOUTHERN, John  (1875-1954)
occasional lantern operator
15 April 1954
SUTTON, John  ( ? -1859)
partner in scientific instrument making business
1859
Lucerna ID 1503759

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