Person record: FRESHWATER, T.E., F.R.M.S., F.R.P.S.  (1843-1918)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameThomas Edward FRESHWATER  F.R.M.S., F.R.P.S.
Relevance of this personpartner in optical business; contributor to OMLJ, 1891 
Main period of activity1870s-1900s
Relationships to other peoplecousin of NEWTON, Frederic  (1824-1909)
cousin of NEWTON, Edward  (1829-1909)
1843born atKempston, Bedfordshire, England
30 March 1851~8census record1851 Census of England and Wales, HO107/1710.65.17
1871resident2 Charlotte Street, Islington, London N, England
2 April 1871~28census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/259.72.1
1881-1891resident3 Fleet Street, London, England
1881-1901~38employeeNewton & Co.
3 April 1881~38census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/376.31.1
5 April 1891~48census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/238.120.13
1901-1907resident45 Torriano Avenue, Kentish Town, London NW, England
1901~57partnerNewton & Co.
31 March 1901~58census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/151.61.46
1915-1918residentKenmore, 58 Woodside Park Road, North Finchley, London, England
22 November 1918~75died atFriern Barnet, London, England
1919archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1919 p.359
Slide sets linked to this personphotographer: Artistic gems of English country scenery (lecture: Newton & Co., 60 slides, n.d.)
photographer: Polarized light (lecture: Newton & Co., 24 slides, n.d.)
photographer: Bees and bee culture (lecture: Newton & Co., 50 slides, n.d.)
photographer: Hops and hop culture (lecture: Newton & Co., 42 slides, n.d.)
photographer: The Tower of London (lecture: Newton & Co., 56 slides, n.d.)
Texts linked to this personArticles (3)

T.E. Freshwater, The lantern microscope in OMLJ 2.29 (October 1891)

T.E. Freshwater, Mr J. Traill Taylor's form of triple condenser and fittings in OMLJ 2.31 (December 1891)

T.E. Freshwater, Stereoscopic projection on the screen in OMLJ 7.81 (February 1896)

(* = main subject)

Notes in OMLJ 12.144 (May 1901)
  –  becoming partner of Newton & Co.

Lucerna ID no. 6002873Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016