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Person: TAYLOR, J. Traill  (1827-1895)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
John Traill TAYLOR
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
photographer and journalist
Main period of activity
N/A
Relationships to other people

father of TAYLOR, J. Hay  (c.1858-1936)

father of TAYLOR, Alfred  (c.1863-1945)

Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
23 January 1827
born at
1851
~23
census record
1851 Census of Scotland, Edinburgh St Andrew; ED 11; Page 20; Line 1
– occupation “Watch Maker & Daguerreotypist Journeyman”
1861
~33
census record
1861 Census of Scotland, Edinburgh Buccleuch; ED 81; Page 5; Line 11
– occupation “Watchmaker & Jeweller”
2 April 1871
44
census record
1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/1340.205.42
– occupation “Ed[itor] of Scientific Journal”
1879-1886
resident
5 April 1891
64
census record
1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1080.57.4
– occupation “Journalist”
8 November 1895
68
died at
Texts linked to this person
Article (1)

J. Traill Taylor, ‘The optics of the lantern’ in OMLJ 2.25 (June 1891)


Periodical (1)

Editor: British Journal of Photography (1860- ? )

References
J. Hay Taylor, ‘J. Traill Taylor’ in OMLJ 6.79 (December 1895)
  –  obituary and portrait
David Henry, ‘York & Son: part 1’ in NMLJ 3.1 (February 1984), p. 17
Lucerna ID  6002403

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 April 2014

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