Person record: SALOM, Bernhard  (c.1791-1879)

Basic biographical summary of this person
NameBernhard SALOM
Relevance of this personproprietor of optical manufacturing business 
Main period of activity1840s-60s
c.1791born atPoznan, Poland
1840-1842~48owner/proprietorBernhard Salom
1841~49census record1841 Census of Scotland, Edinburgh St Andrew 5.12.1140
– occupation “Optician”
1842-1847~50partnerSalom & Son
1851resident27 South Hanover Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
1851~59census record1851 Census of Scotland, Edinburgh St Andrew 1.21.10
– occupation “Optician Master”
1861~69partnerSalom & Co.
1879~87died atLiverpool, Lancashire, England
(* = main subject)

Gloria Clifton, Directory of British scientific instrument makers 1550-1851 (London: Zwemmer, 1995), p. 242

Lucerna ID no. 6004298Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016