Person record: BAMFORTH, Frank  (1872-1947)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Relevance of this personworker in lantern slide manufacturing business 
Main period of activity1890s-1910s
NotesFrank Bamforth worked in the family business, and was reputedly in charge of photographing slide and postcard images in the 1900s.
Occupations from Census records:
1891 Photographer's assistant
1901 Magic Lantern Slide Maker
1911 Photographer, Maker Of Lantern Slides & Picture Post Cards 
Relationships to other peopleson of BAMFORTH, James  (1842-1911)
son of BAMFORTH, Mrs Martha  (1844-1894)
brother of BAMFORTH, Harry  (1867-1930)
brother of BAMFORTH, Walter  (1869- ? )
brother of BAMFORTH, Fred  (1871- ? )
brother of BAMFORTH, Lizzie  (1875-6 1911)
brother of BAMFORTH, Edwin  (1877-1939)
brother of BAMFORTH, Jane  (1878-1963)
date unknown employeeBamforth & Co.
12 December 1872born atHolmfirth, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1891-1901residentHey Gap, Holmfirth, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1911residentBack Lane, Holmfirth, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
2 April 191138census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/26224
1947residentFern Mount, Back Lane, Holmfirth, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1947~73archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1947 p.297
12 July 194774died atHolmfirth, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
Lucerna ID no. 6002379Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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