Person record: DARKER, William H.  (c.1812-1864)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameWilliam Hill DARKER
Relevance of this personoptical instrument maker 
Main period of activityN/A
Relationships to other peoplefather of DARKER, Charles  (c.1841-1900)
c.1812born atLondon, England
1846-1864resident9 Paradise Street, Lambeth, London, England
30 March 1851~39census record1851 Census of England and Wales, HO107/1571.204.16
7 April 1861~49census record1861 Census of England and Wales, RG9/352.106.4
1864~52died atLambeth, London, England
(* = main subject)

Gloria Clifton, Directory of British scientific instrument makers 1550-1851 (London: Zwemmer, 1995), p. 76

Lucerna ID no. 6000658Record 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, Accessed 27 June 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.