Person record: CLARKSON, Alexander  (1847-1918)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameAlexander Thomas CLARKSON
Gendermale
Relevance of this personpartner in lantern accessory manufacturing business 
Main period of activityN/A
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
1847born atChelsea, London, England
1881resident58 Avenue Road, Herne Bay, Kent, England
3 April 1881~34census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/963.101.31
– occupation “Optical Merchant and Manufacturer”; employing 6 men and 1 boy
1880s-1898~40owner/proprietorA. Clarkson & Co.
1890-1894resident7 Sangora Road, New Wandsworth, London, England
5 April 1891~44census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/815.13.19
– occupation “Optician”
1895-1918residentHolmdale, 28 West Side, Wandsworth Common, London SW, England
1898-1918~51partnerA. Clarkson & Co.
31 March 1901~54census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/484.157.27
– occupation “Telescope Maker”
2 April 1911~64census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/2421
– occupation “Optical Instrument Dealer and Telescope Maker”
27 October 1918~71died atWandsworth, London, England
11 December 1918archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1918 p.507
Lucerna ID no. 6003167Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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