See also

James Frederick CARPENTER (1899- )

Name: James Frederick CARPENTER1
Sex: Female
Father: Henry Percy CARPENTER (1870-1956)
Mother: Ellen WINCHESTER (1872- )

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth 1899 Kensington, London, England
Occupation Ironmonger

Individual Note

James Frederick (Fred) was born in 1899 to Henry Percy and Ellen (nee Winchester) but unfortunately suffered with poor eyesight and had to leave school at 16. On the 15th September 1915 he joined the Company as an apprentice at the Brondesbury branch, no premium was paid, but Fred received a weekly wage of 5/- (25p) for a 52-hour week.

 

The Company celebrated its Centenary on 1st March 1976.

 

More information can be found in 'A Brief Story of Carpenters'

Sources

1"Nick Heard". www.heardfamilyhistory.org.uk. This GEDCOM is predominantly the work of Nick Heard, but it incorporates the collaborated work of many other family historians. You are welcome to use the information herein but please acknowledge the source. Every effort has been made to ensure the data is accurate, but any use you make of it is entirely at your own risk. (c) Nick Heard 2009