Person record: REDFERN, Jasper  (1871-1928)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameHenry Jasper REDFERN
Gendermale
Relevance of this personproprietor of photographic and lantern retail business 
Main period of activity1880s-90s
Notes

His full occupation as given in the 1911 Census is 'Music Hall Proprietor etc., Cinematograph Expert, Manufacturer and Producer of Films and Apparatus and Qualified Optologist and Optician (F.S.M.C. & B.O.A.)'.

 
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
1871born atSheffield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1881resident40 Nicholson Road, Heeley, Sheffield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
3 April 1881~10census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/4640.62.21
1885-1895~14employeeW. Watson & Sons
1891resident110 Pancras Square, St Pancras, London, England
5 April 1891~20census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/126.128.40
– occupation “Photographer's Apprentice”
1895~24owner/proprietorH. Jasper Redfern
1901resident28 Carter Knowle Road, Sheffield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
31 March 1901~30census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/4358.118.16
– occupation “Qualified Refractionist”
1911resident6 Gore Crescent, Pendleton, Lancashire, England
2 April 1911~40census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/23947
– occupation “Music Hall Proprietor etc.”
2 November 1928~57died atManchester, Lancashire, England
Reference
(* = main subject)

* Stephen Herbert and Luke McKernan (editors), Who's who of Victorian cinema: a worldwide survey (London: British Film Institute, 1996), p. 119

Lucerna ID no. 6003045Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016