Frank Joseph Noble
From Graces Guide
1871 Patent. '1468. To Frank Joseph Noble and William Henry James Grout, both of Watson-street, Stoke Newington, in the county of Middlesex, Engineers, for the invention of "improvements in bicycles and velocipedes, and in the machinery and apparatus employed therefor."'
Sources of Information
-  Gazette Issue 23747 published on the 16 June 1871. Page 26 of 54