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Person: ARCHER, William F.  (c.1827-1887)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
William Frederick ARCHER
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
partner in lantern and slide manufacturing and supply business
Main period of activity
N/A
Relationships to other people

father of ARCHER, Walter J.  (c.1858-1902)

father of ARCHER, Frederick W.  (1860-1945)

father of ARCHER, Foster H., F.S.M.C., B.O.A.  (1861-1935)

Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
c.1827
born at
1848 – 1880
~20
owner/proprietor
2 April 1871
~44
census record
1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/3753.129.24
– occupation “Importer of Musical Instruments”
1880 – 1887
~52
partner
14 April 1887
~60
died at
14 July 1887
archive entry
National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1887 p.133
– occupation “Optician”
Reference
David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 18
Lucerna ID  6002435

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 21 August 2014

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