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

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJohn Traill TAYLOR
Gendermale
Relevance of this personphotographer and journalist 
Main period of activityN/A
Relationships to other peoplefather of TAYLOR, J. Hay  (c.1858-1936)
father of TAYLOR, Alfred  (c.1863-1945)
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
23 January 1827born atKirkwall, Orkney, Scotland
1851resident3 East Register Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
1851~23census record1851 Census of Scotland, Edinburgh St Andrew; ED 11; Page 20; Line 1
– occupation “Watch Maker & Daguerreotypist Journeyman”
1861resident5 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
1861~33census record1861 Census of Scotland, Edinburgh Buccleuch; ED 81; Page 5; Line 11
– occupation “Watchmaker & Jeweller”
1871residentNithsdale Villa, 21 Trinity Road, Tottenham, London N, England
2 April 187144census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/1340.205.42
– occupation “Ed[itor] of Scientific Journal”
1879-1886residentU.S.A.
1891residentNithsdale Villa, 21 Trinity Road, Tottenham, London N, England
5 April 189164census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1080.57.4
– occupation “Journalist”
8 November 189568died atLane Park, Florida, U.S.A.
Texts linked to this personArticles (1)

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


Periodicals (1)

Editor: British Journal of Photography

References
(* = main subject)

* 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

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