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Person: NEWTON, Herbert  (1859-1940)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
Herbert Charles NEWTON
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
partner in lantern and slide manufacturing and supply business
Main period of activity
1910s-20s
Relationships to other people

son of NEWTON, Frederic  (1824-1909)

nephew of NEWTON, Edward  (1829-1909)

cousin of COULTHARD, Reverend Ernest N.  (1857-1931)

business partner of WRIGHT, Russell, M.I.E.E.  (1876-1961)

Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
8 December 1859
born at
31 March 1901
41
census record
1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/958.63.35
2 April 1911
51
census record
1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/821
1915 - 1920
~54
partner
1920
~59
owner
1940
~79
archive entry
National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1940 p.40
19 February 1940
80
died at
Reference
Hermann Hecht, ‘Some English magic lantern patents’ in NMLJ 2.2 (January 1982), p. 6
Lucerna ID  6003634

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 26 February 2015

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