|Basic biographical summary of this person
|Full name||Jane BAMFORTH|
|Relevance of this person||model appearing in slide sets |
|Main period of activity||1880s-1910s|
Generally known as 'Janie', her married surname was Sandford. She lived in Holmfirth until her death in 1963, and contributed notes, slides and postcards to the collection now held in Huddersfield.
As a girl and young woman she appeared in numerous slide sets and postcards, and also worked in the Bamforth studio to help 'direct' the models, particularly children.
|Relationships to other people||daughter of BAMFORTH, James (1842-1911)|
daughter of BAMFORTH, Mrs Martha (1844-1894)
sister of BAMFORTH, Harry (1867-1930)
sister of BAMFORTH, Walter (1869- ? )
sister of BAMFORTH, Fred (1871- ? )
sister of BAMFORTH, Frank (1872-1947)
sister of BAMFORTH, Lizzie (1875-6 1911)
sister of BAMFORTH, Edwin (1877-1939)
|date unknown ||employee||Bamforth & Co.|
|8 December 1878||born at||Holmfirth, Yorkshire (West Riding), England|
|1891-1901||resident||Hey Gap, Holmfirth, Yorkshire (West Riding), England|
|1963||resident||Hey Mount, 19a Back Lane, Holmfirth, Yorkshire (West Riding), England|
|1963||~83||archive entry||National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1963 p.49|
|21 January 1963||84||died at||Huddersfield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England|
|Slide sets linked to this person||model: Ora pro nobis (song: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1897) – slide 6, as the woman at far left|
|Lucerna ID no. 6002382||Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016|
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