On-line Articles

The following articles about prominent families from the Dartford area have been written by NWKFHS member Philip Taylor (email: ) who has kindly provided them for the website:

 

FileTitleDate Added
cann.pdf'James George Cann (1819-1901) : Registrar and local politician'.Nov 2011
cogger.pdf'William Cogger (1818-1873) : Advocate of Temperance Reform'.2nd edn.,
Feb 2014
cosson.pdf'Albert Cosson (1841-1903) : Butcher and Chairman of Dartford School Board'.2nd edn.,
Mar 2014
davis.pdf'William James Davis (1857-1917) : Naturalist and Printer'.Nov 2011
landale.pdf'John Landale (1784-1860) : Lottery Winner, Property Owner and Antiquarian.'Dec 2013
martin.pdf'Frederick Martin (1861-1921) : Professional Cricketer.'Jun 2014 NEW
penney.pdf'Alfred Thomas and Alfred John Penney : Prominent Citizens of Dartford'.Apr 2012
phillips.pdf'Simon Francis Phillips (1832-1908) : Successful Draper in Dartford'.Dec 2013
pigou.pdf'Frederick Alexander Preston Pigou (1838-1905) : Gunpowder maker and controversial landholder in Dartford'.Oct 2011
quait.pdf'Emery Alexander Quait (1823-1901) : Draper, Pawnbroker and Local Councillor'.Dec 2013
salmon.pdf'Richard Salmon (1843-1915) : Waterman and Publican at Long Reach Tavern'Jun 2014 NEW
sanham.pdf'Richard Sanham (1815-1895) : Dartford Builder and Local Politician'.Oct 2011
seager.pdf'Larking John Seager (1840-1905) : Engineer and entrepreneur'.2nd edn.,
Apr 2012
sharp.pdf'James Sharp (1808-1883) and his Children, a Prominent Family in Victorian Dartford'.Oct 2011
snowden.pdf'James Snowden (1821-1906) : Engineer and Printer'.Dec 2013
sturge.pdf'Alfred Sturge (1816-1901) : Notable Baptist Minister in Dartford'.Jan 2014
tiffin.pdf'Thomas Edward Tiffin (1868-1952) : Architect of Dartford Library'.Oct 2011
umfreville.pdf'Samuel Charles Umfreville JP (1820-1894) of Ingress Abbey and his Fight with the Cement Makers'.Oct 2011
youens.pdf'Ernest Youens (1856-1933) : Photographer and Antiquarian'.Mar 2014