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Person: BAMFORTH, Frank  (1872-1947)

Biographical summary of this person
Name
Frank BAMFORTH
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
worker in lantern slide manufacturing business
Main period of activity
1890s-1910s
Relationships to other people

son of BAMFORTH, James  (1842-1911)

son of BAMFORTH, Mrs Martha  (1843-1894)

brother of BAMFORTH, Harry  (1867-1930)

brother of BAMFORTH, Walter  (1869- ? )

brother of BAMFORTH, Fred  (1871- ? )

brother of BAMFORTH, Lizzie  (1875-1956)

brother of BAMFORTH, Edwin  (1877-1939)

brother of BAMFORTH, Jane  (1878-1963)

Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
unknown
employee
2 April 1911
38
census record
1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/26224
1947
~73
archive entry
National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1947 p.297
Notes
Frank Bamforth worked in the family business, and was reputedly in charge of photographing slide and postcard images in the 1900s.
Occupations from Census records:
1891 Photographer's assistant
1901 Magic Lantern Slide Maker
1911 Photographer, Maker Of Lantern Slides & Picture Post Cards
Lucerna ID  6002379

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 October 2012

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