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Frederick William Brampton

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of Brampton Brothers

c1857 Born at Birmingham

1861 Living at Oliver Street, Aston: Frederick Brampton (age 29 born Leicester), a Manufacturer of Rule Joints and Spring Back Portfolios employing 1 man, 1 boy and 11 women and girls. With his wife Caroline Brampton (age 34 born Birmingham) and their children Charles H. Brampton (age 6 born Birmingham); Frederik W. Brampton (age 4 born Birmingham); and Samuel Brampton (age 11 Months born Birmingham). One servant and a boarder.[1]

Married Emily Ellen

1886 Birth of daughter Gertrude

1893 Partnership dissolved. '...the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us the undersigned, Frederick William Brampton and William Adcock, carrying on business as Brassfounders, Stampers, and Piercers, at Stafford Works, St. Clement's-road, Birmingham, in the county of Warwick, under the style or firm of Brampton, Adcock, and Co., was dissolved...'[2]

1897 Frederick William Brampton J.P. Mayor of Sutton Coldfield. The Sycamores, Sutton Coldfield. Director of Brampton Brothers. [3]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1861 Census
  2. [1] Gazette Issue 26454 published on the 31 October 1893. Page 27 of 70
  3. The Times, Monday, May 17, 1897