Person record: GIBSON, J.P., F.R.P.S.  (1838-1912)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJohn Pattison GIBSON  F.R.P.S.
Gendermale
Relevance of this personchemist, photographer and slide producer 
Main period of activity1890s
Notes

Many thanks to Martin Rush for help with details of Gibson's biography, and to Northumberland Archives (www.northumberlandarchives.com) where his photographs are now housed.

A full biography, with examples of his photographs, is available at www.northumberlandarchives.com/2016/07/13/john-pattison-gibson/ (correct as at October 2016).

 
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
4 January 1838born atHexham, Northumberland, England
1891resident2 Battle Hill, Hexham, Northumberland, England
5 April 189153census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/4246.124.23
– occupation “Chemist and Photographer”
1896~57owner/proprietorGibson & Son [Hexham]
22 April 191274died atHexham, Northumberland, England
14 August 1912archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1912 p.271
– occupation “Chemist”
Lucerna ID no. 6003420Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 17 October 2016