Person record: HINKINS, Frank R.  (1852-1934)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameFrancis Robert HINKINS
Relevance of this personcontributor to OMLJ, 1890 
Main period of activity1890s

The connection to Thomas Wing is speculative, but they lived in the same small village at the same time (1891) and were both engaged in slide manufacture, so they must have known each other if not been collaborators.

Relationships to other peopleunknown relation to WING, Thomas  (1870-1930)
24 October 1852born atTherfield, Hertfordshire, England
1871residentHigh Street, Royston, Hertfordshire, England
2 April 187118census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/1360.75.5
– occupation “Decorator”
1881resident1 Hope Cottages, Melbourn Street, Royston, Hertfordshire, England
3 April 188128census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/1412.96.2
– occupation “Plumber & Decorator Master / Junior Partner”
1890residentRoyston, Hertfordshire, England
1891residentKneesworth Road, Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire, England
5 April 189138census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1103.56.6
– occupation “Photographer and Lantern Slide Maker, Artist”
1894residentRoyston, Hertfordshire, England
1896~43owner/proprietorFrank R. Hinkins
1901resident77 Stanford Road, Preston Park, Brighton, Sussex (East), England
31 March 190148census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/940.56.28
– occupation “Artist Photographic Expert”
1911residentHigh Street, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, England
2 April 191158census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/5909.127
– occupation “Photographic Artist”
1934residentFir Cottage, Clayton, Sussex (West), England
6 August 193481died atClayton, Sussex (West), England
30 August 1934archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1934 p.239
Texts linked to this personPublished correspondence (3)

‘ Paint’, Arthur G. Field, Frank R. Hinkins and ‘ J.P.M.’, Correspondence in OMLJ 1.8 (January 1890)  –  'Photo-etching'

B.J. Malden, W.M. Baynes, Slingsby Bethell, T.H. Holding and Frank R. Hinkins, Correspondence in OMLJ 1.9 (February 1890)  –  'Photo-etching'

J.G. Parvin and Frank R. Hinkins, Correspondence in OMLJ 5.62 (July 1894)  –  'The new mode of making lantern slides'

Lucerna ID no. 6002796Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016