|Basic biographical summary of this person
|Full name||Harry Walter HOPKINS|
|Alternative name||used pseudonym RODNEY, Paul|
|Relevance of this person||composer of songs used with slide sets |
|Main period of activity||1880s-90s|
Thanks to Margaret Bergh for help with identifying this person.
Son of Israel Chamberlin Hopkins (c.1824-1901), a landowner, and his wife Ellen Mary (née Walker). He appears to have never married and lived most of his life with his parents.
|c.1864||born at||St Pancras, London, England|
|1871-1901||resident||24 Regent's Park Road, London, England|
|2 April 1871||~7||census record||1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/206.6.7|
|3 April 1881||~17||census record||1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/182.60.10|
– occupation “Pianist”
|5 April 1891||~27||census record||1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/118.77.7|
– occupation “Professor of Music”
|31 March 1901||~37||census record||1901 Census of England and Wales|
– occupation “Musical Composer”
|1910||resident||Homeleigh, Lascelles Terrace, Eastbourne, Sussex (East), England|
|13 July 1910||~46||died at||Eastbourne, Sussex (East), England|
|9 September 1910||archive entry||National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1910 p.153|
|Lucerna ID no. 6001707||Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016|
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