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.

Henry James Homfray

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Henry James Homfray (1861-1936) of Homfray and Co

1896 Patent. 'Henry James Homfray and William Henry Lorimer, of Sowerby Bridge, for "Improvements in looms for weaving chenille and other like fabrics"'[1]

1911 Living at Beachfield, Rawson Avenue, Halifax: Henry James Homfray(age 49 born Harrogate), Carpet Manufacturer. With his wife Georgina Maria and two daughters.[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. Huddersfield Daily Examiner - Saturday 14 November 1896
  2. 1911 Census