Person record: KEEVIL, Henry  (c.1826-1898)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameHenry KEEVIL
Gendermale
Relevance of this personinventor of design of biunial lantern 
Main period of activity1870s
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
c.1826born atBath, Somerset, England
1867resident1 Portland Terrace, London, England
1871-1881resident1 Edward Street, Bath, Somerset, England
2 April 1871~45census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/2477.26.1
– occupation “Income from houses etc.”
3 April 1881~55census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/2432.46.41
– occupation “Income from house property etc.”
1898resident7 Charles Street, Bath, Somerset, England
27 July 1898~72died atBath, Somerset, England
16 August 1898archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1898 p.7
Hardware linked to this personinventor: Keevil lantern (biunial lantern, York & Son, 1870s)
Reference
(* = main subject)

David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 151

Lucerna ID no. 6003747Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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