Person record: WOOLHOUSE, J.W.  (1865-1945)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJames William WOOLHOUSE
Gendermale
Relevance of this personoccasional lantern operator, member of local lantern society 
Main period of activity1890s
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
15 April 1865born atSheffield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1890~24memberSheffield Optical Lantern Society
1891resident26 Mushroom Lane, Sheffield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
1891-1892~25memberNational Society of Lanternists
5 April 189125census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/3820.16.25
– occupation “Type Founder (Caster)”
1901residentSummer Hill, Fakenham, Norfolk, England
31 March 190135census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/1876.27.24
– occupation “Foreman Type Founder”
17 April 194580died atChesham, Buckinghamshire, England
15 November 1945archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1945 p.549
Reference
(* = main subject)

Help: a journal of social service (1891-1892) Vol. 1 No. 8 (1 September 1891), p. 155
  –  member of National Society of Lanternists

Lucerna ID no. 6003859Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016