William Harding Scott
From Graces Guide
William Harding Scott (c1860-1938), founder and chairman of Laurence, Scott and Electromotors
1889 Birth of son Gilbert James Scott
1911 Living at Oakland, Thorpe St. Andrew, Norwich: William Harding Scott (age 49 born Westrop, Nottinghamshire), Electrical Engineer - Employer. With his wife Clara Mary Scott (age 41 born Shere, Surrey) and their two daughters Katherine Reavell Scott (age 11 born Norwich) and Joan Elsie Scott (age 5 born Norwich). Four servants.
"...death of Mr. William Harding Scott, founder and chairman of Laurence Scott and Electromotors, Ltd., a prominent figure has been removed from the field of electrical manufacture.
For some time Mr. Scott, who was seventy six years of age, had ceased to take a very active part in the management of the company, but he was..."[More].
Sources of Information
- 1911 Census
- The Engineer 1938/09/09, p284.