Person record: BAMFORTH, Jane  (1878-1963)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJane BAMFORTH
Relevance of this personmodel appearing in slide sets 
Main period of activity1880s-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 peopledaughter 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 employeeBamforth & Co.
8 December 1878born atHolmfirth, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1891-1901residentHey Gap, Holmfirth, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1963residentHey Mount, 19a Back Lane, Holmfirth, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1963~83archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1963 p.49
21 January 196384died atHuddersfield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
Slide sets linked to this personmodel: Ora pro nobis (song: Bamforth & Co., 8 slides, 1897) – slide 6, as the woman at far left
Lucerna ID no. 6002382Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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