Person record: BRETT, W.J.  (1854-1921)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameWalter James BRETT
Relevance of this personoccasional lantern operator and lecturer; member of National Society of Lanternists 
Main period of activity1890s

Some biographical details from the Brewer family tree at, with thanks.

Relationships to other peoplefather of BRETT, Ernest  (1879-1958)
1854born atRingwood, Hampshire, England
1891resident12 The Village, Sudbrook, Monmouthshire, Wales
1891-1892~36memberNational Society of Lanternists
5 April 1891~37census record1891 Census of England and Wales, RG12/4335.9.11
– occupation “Certificated Elementary Teacher”
1921~66died atunknown location
(* = 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. 6004475Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 14 December 2016

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