Person record: ARCHER, William F.  (c.1827-1887)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameWilliam Frederick ARCHER
Relevance of this personpartner in lantern and slide manufacturing and supply business 
Main period of activityN/A
Relationships to other peoplefather of ARCHER, Walter J.  (c.1858-1902)
father of ARCHER, Frederick W.  (1860-1945)
father of ARCHER, Foster H., F.S.M.C., B.O.A.  (1861-1935)
c.1827born atIreland
1848-1880s~20owner/proprietorW.F. Archer
1871residentWithens Lane, Liscard, Cheshire, England
2 April 1871~44census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/3753.129.24
– occupation “Importer of Musical Instruments”
1880s-1887~52partnerArcher & Sons
1887residentHayfield, Withens Lane, Liscard, Cheshire, England
14 April 1887~60died atLiscard, Cheshire, England
14 July 1887archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1887 p.133
– occupation “Optician”
(* = main subject)

David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 18

Lucerna ID no. 6002435Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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