|Basic biographical summary of this person
|Full name||Francis Robert HINKINS|
|Relevance of this person||contributor to OMLJ, 1890 |
|Main period of activity||1890s|
The connection to Thomas Wing is speculative, but they lived in the same small village at the same time (1891) and were both engaged in slide manufacture, so they must have known each other if not been collaborators.
|Relationships to other people||unknown relation to WING, Thomas (1870-1930)|
|24 October 1852||born at||Therfield, Hertfordshire, England|
|1871||resident||High Street, Royston, Hertfordshire, England|
|2 April 1871||18||census record||1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/1360.75.5|
– occupation “Decorator”
|1881||resident||1 Hope Cottages, Melbourn Street, Royston, Hertfordshire, England|
|3 April 1881||28||census record||1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/1412.96.2|
– occupation “Plumber & Decorator Master / Junior Partner”
|1890||resident||Royston, Hertfordshire, England|
|1891||resident||Kneesworth Road, Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire, England|
|5 April 1891||38||census record||1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1103.56.6|
– occupation “Photographer and Lantern Slide Maker, Artist”
|1894||resident||Royston, Hertfordshire, England|
|1896||~43||owner/proprietor||Frank R. Hinkins|
|1901||resident||77 Stanford Road, Preston Park, Brighton, Sussex (East), England|
|31 March 1901||48||census record||1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/940.56.28|
– occupation “Artist Photographic Expert”
|1911||resident||High Street, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, England|
|2 April 1911||58||census record||1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/5909.127|
– occupation “Photographic Artist”
|1934||resident||Fir Cottage, Clayton, Sussex (West), England|
|6 August 1934||81||died at||Clayton, Sussex (West), England|
|30 August 1934||archive entry||National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1934 p.239|
|Texts linked to this person||Published correspondence (3)|
‘ Paint’, Arthur G. Field, Frank R. Hinkins and ‘ J.P.M.’, Correspondence in OMLJ 1.8 (January 1890) – 'Photo-etching'
B.J. Malden, W.M. Baynes, Slingsby Bethell, T.H. Holding and Frank R. Hinkins, Correspondence in OMLJ 1.9 (February 1890) – 'Photo-etching'
J.G. Parvin and Frank R. Hinkins, Correspondence in OMLJ 5.62 (July 1894) – 'The new mode of making lantern slides'
|Lucerna ID no. 6002796||Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016|
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