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Adolf Jost (c1861-1899)
1899 Obituary 
ADOLF JOST died on October 23, 1898, at his residence in Sheffield, at the age of thirty-eight. Son of the late Jacob Jost, of Frankfurt-on-the-Main, he was manager of the Attercliffe Steelworks, Sheffield.
He was elected a member of the Iron and Steel Institute in 1894.