Person record: WRENCH, John  (1830-1883)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJohn Holmes WRENCH
Gendermale
Relevance of this personoptician and proprietor of optical business 
Main period of activity1850s-80s
Relationships to other peopleson of WRENCH, Edward  (1797-1866)
father of WRENCH, Alfred  (1861-1913)
related by marriage to ENGELBACH, Dr F.G.  (1865-1900)
grandfather of WRENCH, Herbert Holmes  (1885-1951)
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
14 February 1830born atHolborn, London, England
1851-1853resident6 Gray's Inn Terrace, London, England
30 March 185121census record1851 Census of England and Wales, HO107/1513.360.5
– occupation “Agent to Insurance Company”
1850s-1880s~22owner/proprietorJohn Wrench
10 September 185323marriageEngland and Wales index of marriages
– occupation “Optician”; marriage to Maria Elizabeth Davies, at St Andrew's Holborn, London
1861resident7 Gaisford Street, Kentish Town, London, England
7 April 186131census record1861 Census of England and Wales, RG9/120.128.34
– occupation “Optician”
1871resident83 Brecknock Road, London, England
2 April 187141census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/250.16.30
– occupation “Optician”
1880s-1883~49partnerWrench & Son
1881-1882resident49 Highbury Park, Islington, London N, England
3 April 188151census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/267.45.30
– occupation “Wool Merchant”
1883residentSunnyside, Elsworthy Road, Hampstead, London, England
10 April 188353died atHampstead, London, England
30 April 1883archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1883 p.572
– occupation “Optician”
Lucerna ID no. 6002451Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

How to cite this record: all the information in Lucerna is freely available for use for any legal non-commercial purpose. If you use any of the information on this page, please credit it in the following (or an equivalent) style:

  Lucerna Magic Lantern Web Resource, www.slides.uni.trier.de/person/index.php?id=6002451. Accessed 24 March 2017.

All Lucerna data is published in good faith as the latest known version of the information, but without any guarantee as to its accuracy or completeness. If you can correct or add to our information, or supply any images, please Contact us.