Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Stanley George Buchanan Wollaston

From Graces Guide

1848 Born in Eltham, son of George Buchanan Wollaston, architect, and Julia Adye Catherine Wollaston[1]. A relative of Dr Wollaston, a prolific scientist who invented the landscape lens, amongst many other thins.

1877 Married in Caroline Elizabeth Harper in Sherborne, Dorset[2]

1879, 1880 Patents on velocipedes

1881 Engineer employing 25 Men & 9 Boys, lived in Bromley, Caroline Wollaston 26, Herbert A.B. Wollaston 2[3]

1883 Dissolution of Wimshurst, Hollick and Co, of which Wollaston was one of the partners

1901 S G Buchanan Wollaston 53, expert in photography, lived in Sidmouth, with H J Wollaston 17, E M Wollaston 16[4]

1903 Married (2) Edith Wood in Chislehurst[5]

1911 Stanley George Buchanan Wollaston 63, retired civil engineer, lived in Exmouth with Edith Buchanan Wollaston 48[6]

1923 Died in St Thomas, Devon[7]

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Sources of Information

  1. Parish records
  2. Parish register
  3. 1881 census
  4. 1901 census
  5. BMD
  6. 1911 census
  7. BMD