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Thompson, J E – c1900s

J E THompson c1900s
Title J E Thompson
Date c1900s
Location Yeadon
Photo ID SL086
Comment Mr Thompson was a blacksmith, he is shaping a metal object on the point of his anvil using a hammer and tongs. Around 1910 a blacksmith named Thompson was listed on Kirk Lane. Image originally on a glass slide taken by E E Slater of Yeadon.

James Edward Thompson’s birth was registered early in 1873. At the age of twenty-eight and boarding at Thompson’s Buildings he was already a blacksmith and employer. Ten years later, married to Mary Alice Battye, he was registered as a millwright and lived on Kirk Lane. He died in 1937.

Additional research by Helen M.

29 November 2022

Consolidated by Jack Brayshaw. 15 July 2022.
Last updated: 30 November 2022 – Additional text.

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