Person record: PIGGOTT, John, junior  (1847-1922)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJohn PIGGOTT  junior
Relevance of this personproprietor of lantern and slide supply business 
Main period of activity1870s-1910s
NotesThe 'Junior' reference in his name is from the 1910 Old Bailey trial of John Theobald (for whom he appeared as a character witness), where he claimed to have been in business for 40 years. 
date unknown owner/proprietorJohn Piggott
1847born atSt Ives, Huntingdonshire, England
1881-1893resident74 Doddington Grove, Kennington, London, England
3 April 1881~34census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/551.50.37
5 April 1891~44census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/364.47.43
1897-1922residentParkhurst, Park Hill Road, Bexley, Kent, England
31 March 1901~54census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/695.71.19
1922~74archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1922 p.576
26 May 1922~75died atBexley, Kent, England
(* = main subject)

Mervyn Heard, Court report: R. v. Theobald in NMLJ 10.6 (Autumn 2010)

Lucerna ID no. 6003423Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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