Person record: SCHWANN, C.E., M.P.  (1844-1929)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameCharles Ernest SCHWANN  M.P.
Relevance of this personBritish politician and occasional lantern lecturer 
Main period of activity1890s
Other internet resourcessee record in Virtual International Authority File

He gave a lecture on 'A recent journey to India' to Manchester Geographical Society, April 1891. According to Wikipedia he attended the inaugural meeting of the National Indian Congress in 1890, and this lecture may relate to that visit.

He changed his surname to 'Swann' in 1913.

25 January 1844born atHuddersfield, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
13 July 192985died atBirkdale, Lancashire, England
Lucerna ID no. 6004900Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 3 March 2017

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