Henry Petter (c1827-1907) of Shapland and Petter.
c1827 Born at Barnstaple the son of James Petter (1796-1863), a Cooper, and his wife Charity Williams (1797-1876)
1848 September 16th. A printer, married Salome Northcott at Stepney; his father, James, was a cooper
1854 Retired from the publishing firm of Petter and Galpin and subsequently entered into a partnership with Mr. Shapland, acting as traveller, etc.
1881 Living at 18 Ebberley Place, Barnstaple: Henry Petter (age 54 born Barnstaple), Partner In Cabinet Making Employing 125 Men and 36 Boys. With his wife Salom Petter (age 54 born Lapford) and their son Herbert Petter (age 26 born Barstaple), Clerk. Two servants.
1887 Married at Axebridge to Zoe Wolston (1844-1933)
1907 April 19th. Died
Sources of Information
- Parish records
- 1881 Census
- North Devon Journal - Thursday 08 March 1888
- 1891 Census
- 1901 Census