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Bristol, Gloucestershire, England

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BORN HERE
Person
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Date of birth
scientist; author of lectures used with slide sets
1841
lyricist of hymns used with slide sets
14 June 1837
DUNSCOMBE, Matthew W.  (1841-1918)
proprietor of lantern and slide supply business
6 July 1841
ELSBURY, Eunice  (1932-2017)
lantern collector and performer
17 July 1932
ELSBURY, David  (1935-2015)
lantern and slide collector and showperson
19 June 1935
FRIESE-GREENE, William  (1855-1921)
photographer, inventor and cinematographer
7 September 1855
photographer, inventor and cinematographer
7 September 1855
GWYER, G.W.  (1853-1926)
partner in business making lantern accessories
1853
HUSBANDS, Henry  (1824-1900)
proprietor of optical supply business
1824
HUSBANDS, Henry J.  (1848-1916)
proprietor of optical supply business
17 February 1848
HUSBANDS, James W.  (1852-1922)
partner in optical supply business
1852
HUSBANDS, Alfred  (c.1861-1930)
proprietor of optical supply business
c.1861
HUSBANDS, Herbert G.W.  (1881-1961)
employee of optical supply business
1 July 1881
JONES, John  (1926-2010)
artist and author; magic lantern researcher and collector
19 August 1926
artist whose work was used for lantern slides
13 April 1769
LOCKYER, Reverend Edward  (1851- after 1901)
occasional lantern lecturer
1851
MAKER, Frederick  (1844-1927)
composer of hymns used with slide sets
6 August 1844
MORE, Hannah  (1745-1833)
author of poems used with slide sets
2 February 1745
PHILP, G. Hastings  (1863-1923)
mechanical engineer; contributor to OMLJ, 1895
1863
SILKE, Miss Louisa C.  (c.1841-1914)
author of stories used with slide sets
c.1841
compiler of slide sets
8 October 1841
SOUTHEY, Robert  (1774-1843)
poet; author of poems used with slide sets
12 August 1774
WILLWAY, J.S.  (c.1826-1914)
partner in gas and electrical engineering business
c.1826
WILLWAY, Alfred  (c.1864-1912)
proprietor of gas and electrical engineering business
c.1864
WILLWAY, F.W., M.R.C.S.  (c.1868-1938)
medical practitioner and occasional lantern lecturer
c.1868
WRIGHT, Lewis  (1838-1905)
author of books on lantern use
1838
RESIDENTS
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Address or location
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DUNSCOMBE, Matthew W.  (1841-1918)
proprietor of lantern and slide supply business
54 Woodstock Road, Westbury-on-Trim
4 The Quadrant, Redland
GIBBONS, Edwin  (c.1832-1907)
proprietor of fabric business also supplying lantern slides
15 North Street
33 Triangle, Queen's Road
1871-1881
75 Queen's Road
31 St Paul's Road, Clifton
10 Westbourne Place, Clifton
GRAY, Reverend James Comper  (c.1826- after 1881)
author of lectures used with slide sets
20 Ashley Hill
GWYER, G.W.  (1853-1926)
partner in business making lantern accessories
64 Cotham Road, Westbury-on-Trim
26 Hurle Crescent, Clifton
1901-1907
Keate House, Durdham Down
1913-1926
HUSBANDS, Henry  (1824-1900)
proprietor of optical supply business
2 Ashley Vale
10 Alfred Hill
36 Dove Street
82 St Michael's Hill
95 Kingsdown Parade
1891-1900
HUSBANDS, Henry J.  (1848-1916)
proprietor of optical supply business
2 Ashley Vale
10 Alfred Hill
36 Dove Street
13 Belvoir Road, St Bartholomew's
1891-1901
6 Elgin Park, Redland
HUSBANDS, James W.  (1852-1922)
partner in optical supply business
10 Alfred Hill
Ardwick Villa, 8 Zetland Road
1881-1886
42 Chesterfield Road
HUSBANDS, Alfred  (c.1861-1930)
proprietor of optical supply business
10 Alfred Hill
13 Belmont Road
HUSBANDS, Herbert G.W.  (1881-1961)
employee of optical supply business
42 Chesterfield Road
JONES, J. Henry  (fl. 1890s)
contributor to OMLJ, 1895
Bristol
LAZENBY, Herbert  (1866-1935)
photographer whose work was used for lantern slides
23 Limerick Road, Redland
LUX  [pseudonym]
contributor to OMLJ, 1890
Bristol
MAYO, Reverend William  (1841- after 1911)
clergyman and occasional lantern lecturer
44 Sefton Park Road
ORME, Roger  (fl. 1970s)
lantern exhibitor, collector and researcher
21 Grange Avenue, Hanham
1961-1982
PARSONS, C.R.  (1841-1918)
author of services of song used with slide sets
5 Davey Street
73 Ashley Road
83 Ashley Road
1911-1918
geologist and photographer whose work was used for lantern slides
13 All Saints Road, Clifton
STEWART, W.  (fl. 1890s)
professional lantern operator and lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists
7 Effingham Road, St Andrew's Park
STEWART, H.M.J.  (fl. 1890s)
member of National Society of Lanternists
7 Effingham Road, St Andrew's Park
TREVOR, Tudor  (c.1837-1921)
temperance campaigner and lantern lecturer
52 Hampton Park, Redland
WILLWAY, J.S.  (c.1826-1914)
partner in gas and electrical engineering business
9 Westbury Park, Westbury-on-Trim
2 Osborne Road, Clifton
19 Beaconsfield Road, Clifton
1911-1914
WILLWAY, Alfred  (c.1864-1912)
proprietor of gas and electrical engineering business
9 Westbury Park, Westbury-on-Trim
2 Osborne Road, Clifton
19 Beaconsfield Road, Clifton
1911-1912
DIED HERE
Person
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Date of death
clergyman; author of lectures used with slide sets
7 March 1936
DUNSCOMBE, Matthew W.  (1841-1918)
proprietor of lantern and slide supply business
6 June 1918
ELSBURY, David  (1935-2015)
lantern and slide collector and showperson
19 March 2015
ELSBURY, Eunice  (1932-2017)
lantern collector and performer
27 March 2017
GIBBONS, Edwin  (c.1832-1907)
proprietor of fabric business also supplying lantern slides
8 May 1907
GWYER, G.W.  (1853-1926)
partner in business making lantern accessories
7 September 1926
HUSBANDS, Henry  (1824-1900)
proprietor of optical supply business
11 December 1900
HUSBANDS, Alfred  (c.1861-1930)
proprietor of optical supply business
14 November 1930
LAZENBY, Herbert  (1866-1935)
photographer whose work was used for lantern slides
27 December 1935
MAKER, Frederick  (1844-1927)
composer of hymns used with slide sets
1 January 1927
MARSHALL, Emma  (1830-1899)
author of stories used with slide sets
4 May 1899
MORE, Hannah  (1745-1833)
author of poems used with slide sets
7 September 1833
PARSONS, C.R.  (1841-1918)
author of services of song used with slide sets
12 June 1918
geologist and photographer whose work was used for lantern slides
20 August 1949
compiler of slide sets
12 November 1917
WILLWAY, Alfred  (c.1864-1912)
proprietor of gas and electrical engineering business
24 November 1912
WILLWAY, J.S.  (c.1826-1914)
partner in gas and electrical engineering business
20 May 1914
Lucerna ID 1504372

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 20 February 2011

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