Person record: KEEVIL, Henry  (c.1826-1898)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameHenry KEEVIL
Relevance of this personinventor of design of biunial lantern 
Main period of activity1870s
c.1826born atBath, Somerset, England
1867resident1 Portland Terrace, London, England
1871-1881resident1 Edward Street, Bath, Somerset, England
2 April 1871~45census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/2477.26.1
– occupation “Income from houses etc.”
3 April 1881~55census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/2432.46.41
– occupation “Income from house property etc.”
1898resident7 Charles Street, Bath, Somerset, England
27 July 1898~72died atBath, Somerset, England
16 August 1898archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1898 p.7
Hardware linked to this personinventor: Keevil lantern (biunial lantern, York & Son, 1870s)
(* = main subject)

David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 151

Lucerna ID no. 6003747Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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