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 102 Jul-60 430 N McCarkhill-Laign
Glasgow Material Dealer B
Vol 102 Jul-60 430 E A Richard
Golders Green Richard & Tucker Nunn Founder of the French Clock House Ltd F
Vol 102 Jul-60 430 Hans Wildorf
London Founder & Chariman of Rolex Watch Co. F
Vol 102 Aug-60 496 E S Daniells
Highgate Founder of the London House of Ingersoll F
Vol 102 Nov-60 695 Sir Harold Spencer Jones
See Dec 1960 102 page Pres of BHI & Astronomer Royal 1933-55 B
Vol 102 Dec-60 796 Sir Harold Spencer Jones
London Pres of BHI for 21 yrs & Astronomer Royal 1933-55 F
Vol 102 Dec-60 797 Bernard Ditisheim
La Chaux de Fonds Switzerland Director of the Juvenia Factory B
Vol 102 Dec-60 797 Sydney George Morrison
London Warwicks Time Stamp Co. B
Vol 103 Jan-61 20 Mr Wallace Ryland Williams
Small Heath Chairman & MD of William Bros & Piggott B
Vol 103 Jan-61 20 Mr Reg Buckley
Manager at Alfred Herbert Ltd B
Vol 103 Jan-61 20 Mr H E Matthews
Myddelton St, Clerkenwell Watch Case Maker B
Vol 103 Feb-61 90 Mr J L C Baker FBHI
Eltham London Clockmaker B
Vol 103 Feb-61 90 Mr Harold Roland Buckland
B
Vol 103 Feb-61 90 Mr Alexandre Celestin Baume
London Partner of Baume & Co B
Vol 103 Feb-61 90 Mr Louis Aristide Houlmann
31 Longfield Ave, Mill Hill, London Agent for Stowa Watch Factories B
Vol 103 Mar-61 174 Mr Bernhart Runge
16 Cardiff St Aberdare Watchmaker & Jeweller B
Vol 103 Mar-61 174 Mr G W Bennett FBHI
Southampton Row Worked for Arthur Saunders F
Vol 103 Apr-61 230 Mr H Carter-Bowles FBHI
6 Queens Circus Horologist & Scientific Instrument Maker B
Vol 103 Apr-61 230 Mr James Birch
Levenshulme Rep for H Golay & Sons B
Vol 103 Apr-61 230 Mr Ben Haviland
Director of Smiths Clocks & Watches B
Vol 103 May-61 304 Mr James Oakes FBHI
See June 1961 103 page 376 Antique Dealer B
Vol 103 May-61 304 Major Francis Edward Fryer
Wargrave Hall Reading Berks Amateur Horologist B
Vol 103 Jun-61 376 Mr Alan Dudley Grimthorpe Smith
Wirksworth F
Vol 103 Jun-61 376 Mr James Oakes FBHI
New Bond St Antique Horologist F
Vol 103 Jul-61 433 Mr Stanley Brimsmead Squire
Director of James Walker Jewellers Ltd B
Vol 103 Aug-61 504 Monsieur Leon Le Roy
Director of Le Roy & Cie B
Vol 103 Sep-61 577 Mr Sam Segal
Hull Watchmaker & Jeweller B
Vol 103 Sep-61 577 Mr Otto Frei
Worked for Henri Picard & Frere Ltd B
Vol 103 Oct-61 630 Mrs Winifred Isobel McKenzie
74-76 Snig Hill Sheffield Director of Edwin McKenzie Ltd B
Vol 103 Oct-61 630 Monsieur Hugo Buchser
126 Route de Florissant, Geneva Switzerland Founded Bureau de Documentation Industrielle Hugo Buchser F
Vol 103 Dec-61 795 Mr R Cintra
Chairman of Omega Watch Co (Engalnd) Ltd & MD of Dimier Bros & Co Ltd B
Vol 103 Dec-61 795 Mr Joseph Turner
3 Clerkenwell Rd London Founder & Senior Director of J Turner & Son Ltd B
Vol 103 Dec-61 795 M Gabriel Moreau
Director of Ecole Horlogerie d’Anet a Dreux B
Vol 103 Dec-61 795 Mr William Samelius
Ogden Utah USA Dean of Elgin Watchmakers’ College B
Vol 103 Dec-61 795 Mr Thomas Charles Tribe FBHI
Made instrument fort transmitting the six pips for the wireless B
Vol 104 Jan-62 50 Mr John Morris Buff
Clerkenwell Escapement Maker B
Vol 104 Jan-62 50 Mr Arthur Joseph Hughes
Founder of Kelvin & Hughes Ltd B
Vol 104 Feb-62 88 Mr Ernest George Harper
Clare St Bristol Chairman of Pleasance & Harper Ltd F
Vol 104 Jun-62 372 George Henry Bligh
102 Hatton Garden Manager & Director of Andrew & Co B
Vol 104 Aug-62 490 Mr A F Colverd
Wickford B
Vol 104 Sep-62 566 Mr F W Burgess FBHI
See Oct 1962 104 page 626 MD of Synchronome Ltd B
Vol 104 Sep-62 566 Mr James Pettigrew
Worked at Vertex Watches Ltd B
Vol 104 Oct-62 626 Mr F W Burgess FBHI
Wembley MD of Synchronome Ltd F
Vol 105 Feb-63 64 Mr E M McKillop FBHI
Founder Sec. Of West Scotland BHI Branch B
Vol 105 Feb-63 64 Mr G W Hopkinson
57 Windsor Rd, Newark Notts Antiquarian Horologist B
Vol 105 Mar-63 87 Mr E Howe
Sheffield Watch Repairer B
Vol 105 Mar-63 96 Mr J F Cole
Watchmaker F
Vol 105 Apr-63 127 Robert Mitchell FBHI
Edinburgh Turret Clock Maker B
Vol 105 Apr-63 127 Mr Joseph Chaplin
Hatoon Garden Watch & Clock Importers & Wholesalers B
Vol 105 May-63 169 Mr Louis Braham
Founder & director of Louis Braham Ltd B