Person record: PAUL, R.W.  (1869-1943)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameRobert William PAUL
Relevance of this personinventor and cinematographer 
Main period of activity1890s
3 October 1869born atHighbury, London N, England
1891residentFrith Knowl, Allum Lane, Barnet, Hertfordshire, England
1891-1919~21owner/proprietorR.W. Paul
5 April 189121census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/1052.13.22
– occupation “Electrician”
1901resident290 High Holborn, London WC, England
31 March 190131census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/238.73.10
– occupation “Electrician”
1903-1912residentNewton Avenue Works, Sydney Road, New Southgate, London N10, England
2 April 191141census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/7189.77
– occupation “Mfr. of Electrical Instruments”
1919~49employeeCambridge Scientific Instrument Company
1925-1938resident69 Addison Road, Kensington, London W, England
1943resident85 Victoria Drive, Wimbledon, London SW, England
28 March 194373died atRoehampton, London SW, England
5 June 1943archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1943 p.234
(* = main subject)

* Stephen Herbert and Luke McKernan (editors), Who's who of Victorian cinema: a worldwide survey (London: British Film Institute, 1996), pp. 107-108

‘ The Dreamer’, Topical notes in OMLJ 7.83 (April 1896)

Lucerna ID no. 6003255Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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