Person record: PEXTON, Chatham  (1849-1918)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameWilliam Chatham PEXTON
Relevance of this personproprietor of lantern and slide supply business 
Main period of activity1870s-1910s
Relationships to other peoplerelated by marriage to GREEN, John  (c.1840-1926)
uncle of GREEN, John  (1868-1937)
22 October 1849born atYork, Yorkshire, England
30 March 18511census record1851 Census of England and Wales, HO107/1485.205.73
1875resident27 Jeffreys Street, Camden Town, London NW, England
25 September 187525marriageEngland and Wales index of marriages
– occupation “Artist in Glass”; marriage to Grace Marion Fryer at St Thomas's Camden Town, London
1881resident3 Hardinge Street, Islington, London N, England
3 April 188131census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/226.10.14
– occupation “Artist on Glass”
1880s-1910s~35owner/proprietorChatham Pexton
1891resident13 Burgoyne Road, Hornsey, London N, England
5 April 189141census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1059.24.39
– occupation “Artist on Glass”
1901resident100 Hampden Road, Hornsey, London N, England
31 March 190151census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/1238.43.31
– occupation “Lantern Slide Manufacturer”
1911resident26 Alexandra Road, Hornsey, London N, England
2 April 191161census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/7201.388
– occupation “Manufacturer of Lantern Slides”
1918residentSunbury, Priory Road, Hornsey, London N, England
7 May 191868died atEdmonton, London, England
Lucerna ID no. 6002207Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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