Person record: LANCASTER, James  (1818-1871)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJames LANCASTER
Relevance of this personproprietor of optical instrument making business 
Main period of activityN/A
Relationships to other peoplefather of LANCASTER, William James  (1846-1925)
27 April 1818born atBirmingham, Warwickshire, England
1851resident5 Colmore Row, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
30 March 185132census record1851 Census of England and Wales, HO107/2056.348.17
– occupation “Optician”
1861residentWitton Cottages, Erdington, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
7 April 186142census record1861 Census of England and Wales, RG9/2185.55.23
– occupation “Optician”; master employing 2 men
1870s~51partnerJames Lancaster & Son
1871resident5 Colmore Row, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
1871~52died atBirmingham, Warwickshire, England
2 April 187152census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/3114.81.4
– occupation “Optician”; master employing 1 man
Lucerna ID no. 6004078Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

How to cite this record: all the information in Lucerna is freely available for use for any legal non-commercial purpose. If you use any of the information on this page, please credit it in the following (or an equivalent) style:

  Lucerna Magic Lantern Web Resource, Accessed 26 June 2017.

All Lucerna data is published in good faith as the latest known version of the information, but without any guarantee as to its accuracy or completeness. If you can correct or add to our information, or supply any images, please Contact us.