Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

William Henry Hacking

From Graces Guide

William Henry Hacking (c1845-1908) of the East Lancashire Soap Co

c1845 Born the son of James Hacking and his wife Ann

1851 Living at Black Lane Head, Clayton le Moors: James Hacking (age 30 born Clayton le Moors), Soap and Candle Manufacturer employing 8 person. With his wife Ann Hacking (age 31 born Twiston, Lancs.) and their three children; William Hy Hacking (age 6 born Clayton le Moors); Joshua Hacking (age 4 born Clayton le Moors); and Mary Elizabeth Hacking (age 1 born Clayton le Moors). Three servants.[1]

1881 Living at Litchurch, Derbyshire: William H. Hacking (age 46 born Clayton le Moor), Soap Manufacturer - Employer. Living with his brother Egbert Hacking, Vicar of St. James, Derby, and his family.[2]

1908 Will. Of The Grange, Clayton le Moors, who died at Portland Place, London. £146,279 gross.

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Sources of Information

  1. 1851 Census
  2. 1881 Census