Macfarlane, William Arthur, b 1861, enamelled steelware manufacturer

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Macfarlane, William Arthur, b 1861, enamelled steelware manufacturer

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        b 1861


        William Arthur Macfarlane was born in 1861 in Rothesay. He and his brothers were partners in a wholesale manufacturers of enamelled stamped steel hollow-ware and enamelled advertising plates and had offices in Glasgow, London, Wolverhampton, Capetown, Sydney and Holland. He married Jessie Short Dansken in 1901 in Partick.


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        Dansken, James Parnie, 1876-1947, surveyor (1876-1947)

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        William Arthur Macfarlane was the brother-in-law of James Parnie Dansken.

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        GB 249

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        ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, International Council on Archives (2nd edition, 2003); Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names, National Council on Archives (1997).


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        Created by Anne Cameron, February 2019.




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