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Grandson of George Firth, founder of the business that became [[William Firth]] Ltd in Leeds
 
Grandson of George Firth, founder of the business that became [[William Firth]] Ltd in Leeds
  
Son of [[William Firth (1835-1892)]]
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c.1870 Born in Leeds, son of [[William Firth (1835-1892)]]
  
 
Became a director of the company [[William Firth]] Ltd after the death of his father.
 
Became a director of the company [[William Firth]] Ltd after the death of his father.
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1901 An iron merchant when he married Minnie Thompson in Bradford<ref>Parish records</ref>
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1911 William Firth 41, iron and steel merchant and director of limited company, lived in Leeds with Minnie Firth 41<ref>1911 census</ref>
  
 
1914 Mr. William Firth was a Director of [[William Firth]], [[Thornhill Iron and Steel Co]]., Ltd., Dewsbury, and a member of the [[Iron and Steel Institute]].  
 
1914 Mr. William Firth was a Director of [[William Firth]], [[Thornhill Iron and Steel Co]]., Ltd., Dewsbury, and a member of the [[Iron and Steel Institute]].  
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1936 Died in Leeds<ref>BMD</ref>
  
  
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[[Category:  Biography ]]
 
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[[Category:  Births 1870-1879]]
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[[Category:  Deaths 1930-1939]]

Latest revision as of 18:47, 16 January 2020

Grandson of George Firth, founder of the business that became William Firth Ltd in Leeds

c.1870 Born in Leeds, son of William Firth (1835-1892)

Became a director of the company William Firth Ltd after the death of his father.

1901 An iron merchant when he married Minnie Thompson in Bradford[1]

1911 William Firth 41, iron and steel merchant and director of limited company, lived in Leeds with Minnie Firth 41[2]

1914 Mr. William Firth was a Director of William Firth, Thornhill Iron and Steel Co., Ltd., Dewsbury, and a member of the Iron and Steel Institute.

1936 Died in Leeds[3]


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  1. Parish records
  2. 1911 census
  3. BMD