Person record: PHELPS, J.J.  (1855-1928)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJoseph James PHELPS
Relevance of this personphotographer, historian and lantern lecturer 
Main period of activityN/A
1855born atDavenham, Cheshire, England
1891-1911resident46 The Park, Eccles, Lancashire, England
5 April 1891~36census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/3152.17.27
– occupation “Lamp and Oil Dealer”
31 March 1901~46census record1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/3658.13.18
– occupation “Lamp and Oil Dealer”
23 October 1906~51lecturerThe Pyrenees and Pyrenean people, Manchester, Lancashire, England, 23 October 1906
2 April 1911~56census record1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/23584
– occupation “Lamp and Hardware Dealer, Retired”
21 January 1921~66lecturerThe influence of artificial waterways on commerce, Manchester, Lancashire, England, 21 January 1921
1928resident10 Abbey Grove, Wellington Road, Eccles, Lancashire, England
24 January 1928~73died atEccles, Lancashire, England
25 February 1928archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1928 p.624
Slide sets linked to this personphotographer: [Phelps Collection: Chetham's Hospital and College] (lecture: privately made, 84 slides, n.d.)
Lucerna ID no. 6004356Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016