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Joseph Bamford (1860-1936) of Henry Bamford and Sons
1860 Born in Uttoxeter the son of Henry Bamford
1881 Living with his parents in Uttoxeter
1901 Living at Beacon Street, Lichfield (age 39 born Uttoxeter), Agricultural Implement Maker. With wife Ellen (age 40) and daughters Ellen (age 15 born Lichfeld) and Julia Winifred (age 10 born Lichfield). One servant. 
Chairman of the family business from 1932-36.