Person record: KERSHAW, Abraham  (1861-1929)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameAbraham KERSHAW
Relevance of this personcontributor to OMLJ, 1896 
Main period of activity1890s
NotesSome sources spell his first name 'Abram', but all genealogical records (including his own signature on his marriage certificate) give the spelling 'Abraham'. 
1861born atThornton, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1883residentMount Street, Halifax, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1891resident12 Renfield Grove, Leeds, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
5 April 1891~30census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/3696.7.10
1895~33owner/proprietorA. Kershaw
1896residentCankerwell Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1901resident22 Carlton Street, Leeds, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
31 March 1901~40census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/4229.21.2
1929resident19 Trinity Road, Scarborough, Yorkshire (North Riding), England
1929~67archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1929 p.570
19 October 1929~68died atScarborough, Yorkshire (North Riding), England
Texts linked to this personPublished correspondence (1)

Abraham Kershaw, Photographic Times Publishing Association, ‘ How is it Done’, George H. Slight and H.P. Chandler, Correspondence in OMLJ 7.81 (February 1896)  –  'Centering jet'

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