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Person: SOPER, H. Tapley  (1875-1951)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
Harry Tapley SOPER
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
librarian and occasional lantern lecturer
Main period of activity
1900s
Other internet resources
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
22 December 1875
born at
31 March 1901
25
census record
1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/204.166.39
– occupation “Sub Librarian”
18 February 1905
29
lecturer
The making of books (lantern lecture, Exeter, Devon, England, 18 February 1905)
3 March 1906
30
lecturer
Some Devon and Exeter worthies (lantern lecture, Exeter, Devon, England, 3 March 1906)
26 February 1910
34
lecturer
British public libraries (lantern lecture, Exeter, Devon, England, 26 February 1910)
2 April 1911
35
census record
1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/12669.432
– occupation “Librarian”
24 June 1951
75
died at
15 August 1951
archive entry
National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1951 p.459
Notes

In later life he seems to have adopted the naming style Harry Tapley-Soper.

Lucerna ID  6004927

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 December 2017

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