Person record: KING, William  (c.1836-1913)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameWilliam KING
Relevance of this personcontributor to OMLJ, 1891 
Main period of activity1890s

The identification assumes this was the 'W. King' who wrote to OMLJ in 1891 (giving the address Friarn Street). In the 1891 Census he was living next door to York's Bridgwater factory (32 Friarn Street) with the occupation 'Manager of Photographic Works'.

c.1836born atHuntspill, Somerset, England
1871residentAlbert Street, Bridgwater, Somerset, England
2 April 1871~35census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/2385.39.29
1881residentThe Friars, Friarn Street, Bridgwater, Somerset, England
3 April 1881~45census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/2374.72.4
1891resident30 & 32 Friarn Street, Bridgwater, Somerset, England
1891~55employeeYork & Son
5 April 1891~55census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1883.39.32
1901residentMorriston House, Mount, Bridgwater, Somerset, England
31 March 1901~65census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/2284.102.47
1913~76died atBridgwater, Somerset, England
Texts linked to this personPublished correspondence (1)

E. Baker, William King, William Lawson and John J. Jones, Correspondence in OMLJ 2.23 (April 1891)  –  'The 'ethoxo light''

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