Person record: PIGGOTT, William F.  (1841-1923)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameWilliam Frederick PIGGOTT
Relevance of this personowner/proprietor of slide manufacturer 
Main period of activityN/A
Relationships to other peoplebrother of PIGGOTT, Theo. J.  (c.1844-1892)
father of PIGGOTT, W. Charter  (1872-1943)
1841born atWellingborough, Northamptonshire, England
1871-1872residentHigh Street, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England
2 April 1871~30census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/1561.41.9
– occupation 'Chemist & Druggist'
1881residentKing Street, Huddersfield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
3 April 1881~40census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/4384.32.10
– occupation 'Chemist & Druggist'
8 January 1890~49lantern operator[Magic lantern entertainment], Meltham Mills, Yorkshire (West Riding), England, 8 January 1890
1891-1893resident22 East Parade, Huddersfield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
5 April 1891~50census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/3566.32.23
– occupation 'Chemist & Photographic Dealer'
1893-1906~52owner/proprietorT.J. and W.F. Piggott
1901-1903resident7 High Street, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England
31 March 1901~60census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/1508.13.18
– occupation 'Chemist & Photographer'
1911resident33 Goldington Avenue, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England
2 April 1911~70census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/8843.38
– occupation 'Retired Chemist (Shop)'
1922-1923resident11 Deerhurst Road, Streatham, London, England
1923~81archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1923 p.509
14 January 1923~82died atStreatham, London, England
Texts linked to this personLectures (1)

William F. Piggott, Wonders of the wayside (Leighton Buzzard: T.J. and W.F. Piggott, n.d.)

(* = main subject)

* Colin Holmes, The Piggott family: Leighton Buzzard photographers in LBDAHS Transactions (2007)

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