Obituaries

We've found over the years that one of the most requested types of item from HJ has been obituaries. Follow these links to the index pages for the Obituaries (please note that the final column of the listings shows 'B' for a brief obituary or 'F' for a full one. If you wish us to locate and provide a copy, a research charge will apply to both types.
Volume Journal date Page no. Name Address Occupation B/F
Vol 4 Feb 1862 85 Mr Breese Sen.
1st BHI Secretary B
Vol 5 48 James Adams Esq.
St John's Square B
Vol 5 74 Mr P MacDonald
61 St John's Square HJ Printer B
Vol 5 94 Mr Cooper
Calthorpe St Watch manufacturer B
Vol 5 94 W. Connell
Cheapside Chronometer maker B
Vol 5 143 Mr George Bruton
9 Spencer St Clerkenwell Enameller B
Vol 6 56 Mr Robert Miller
Royal Exchange Clockmaker B
Vol 6 71 Thomas Cole
B
Vol 6 92 Mr Richard Roberts
Manchester Engineer/ Horologist B
Vol 7 102 Frederick William Knight
Engraver B
Vol 9 Sept 1866 11 Mr Josiah Shalcross
Escapement maker B
Vol 9 March 1867 84 Thomas Hewitt
Ashby St, Clerkenwell Marine chronometer maker B
Vol 9 July 1867 132 Thomas Swift
40, Essex-St, Islington Lever pallet maker B
Vol 10 Nov 1867 34 Louis-Urbain Jurgensen
Copenhagen Watchmaker F
Vol 10 Dec 1867 37 Valentine Knight
Thornycroft, Leatherhead, Middlesex 1st President of BHI & dialmaker F
Vol 10 Aug 1868 140 G E Mylne
9 Upper Chadwell St, Clerkenwell Watchmaker F
Vol 11 Nov 1868 29 Mr William Rowlands
Watch case maker
Vol 11 April 1869 87 John Richard Lund
41, Lee Park, Lee Chronometer manufacturer F
Vol 11 April 1869 88 Mr R R Hux
Hon. Treasurer of BHI F
Vol 11 April 1869 88 C R Weld
New-Bridge-Hill nr Bath Author of the Official Report on Horological Instruments at Paris exhibition F
Vol 12 May 1870 107 Mr Theodore Gordon
26 Great James St, Bedford Row HJ Editor Escapement maker F
Vol 13 June 1871 118 Samuel May
Escapements, watches & chronometers B
Vol 14 June 1872 113 Thomas Tompion
Father of Clockmaking Memoir F, M
Vol 14 June 1872 113 George Graham
Memoir F, M
Vol 16 Sept 1873 4 Charles MacDowell
Jermyn Street, St James's Helix Lever inventor F
Vol 16 May 1874 128 Mr Robert Haswell
49, Spencer St, Clerkenwell Tools, materials and lever escapements F
Vol 17 Nov 1874 32 Mr C J Klaftenberger
157, Regent St Vice Pres. Of BHI watchmaker B
Vol 17 June 1875 160 Mr William Farmer
Offord Rd Editor of ‘Clerkenwell News’, 1st Hon member of BHI F
Vol 18 Nov 1875 48 Sir Charles Wheatstone
Hon member of BHI adjudicator B
Vol 18 Jan 1876 80 Mr Adolf Ferdinand Lange
Watch manufacturer F
Vol 18 Aug 1876 166 Mr W Hislop
Founder of BHI 1st Chairman F
Vol 18 Aug 1876 166 Mr Thomas Charles Scotchford
Pallet maker B
Vol 22 Feb 1880 84 Mr J.F.Cole
Practical horologist B
Vol 23 Dec 1880 56 Mr Eiffe
Ashford, Kent Chronometer maker B
Vol 24 Mar 1882 98 Mr John Fletcher
Lombard St, Leadenhall St Pinion maker, Chronometer escapement maker
Vol 24 Mar 1882 98 Mr Richard Webster
Cornhill Retail watchmaker M
Vol 26 April 1884 103 Louis Breguet
Watchmaker M
Vol 27 Feb 1885 84 William Sills
Chronometer Finisher F letter
Vol 27 April 1885 112 Mr Lee
Clerk of BHI B
Vol 28 Nov 1885 32 Mr James Clare
Watch name engraver B
Vol 28 Dec 1885 59 Mr Thomas Nelson
Chronometer Escapement maker & manufacturer of marine chronometers B
Vol 28 Dec 1885 59 Mr Peter Birchall
Chronometer maker B
Vol 28 Dec 1885 59 Mr Thomas Cogden
Chronometer maker B
Vol 28 Dec 1885 59 Mr Charles Flint
Watch manufacturer B
Vol 28 Jan 1886 76 Mr Daniel Desbois
High Holborn Watch maker B
Vol 28 Feb 1886 96 Andreas Hohwii
Amsterdam Chronometer maker B
Vol 28 Mar 1886 105 Mr James Stoddart
Hon. Sec. Of BHI Watch manufacturer B
Vol 28 Mar 1886 105 Mr C J Whelan
Great Sutton St Watch material dealer B
Vol 28 May 1886 Mr William Leeson
Coleshill, Birmingham Turret Clock B
Vol 28 June 1886 157 Mr Tom Baxter
Goswell Rd B