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.

George Hope Johnstone

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George Hope Johnstone (1841-1909) of G. H. Johnstone and Co

1841 Born in Frederick Place, Handsworth (now demolished and replaced by Thornhill Road) the son of Francis Johnstone.

He began his business career with the old established firm of Hammond, Turner and Sons, button manufacturers.

1860 He entered the jewellery trade and was successful.

1899 Married(2) at St. Geo. Han. Sq. to Catherine Maas

1901 Living at Hawshead Hill, Headingley: George Hope Johnstone (age 60 born Handsworth), Goldsmith. With his wife Catherine and two sons; George Harry Johnstone (age 33 born Handsworth), Goldsmith; and Stanley Johnstone (age 28 born Handsworth), Goldsmith, and a step-daughter.[1]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1901 Census