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Francis / Frank Hanmer (1858-1925) of Powell and Hanmer
1858 December 30th. Born in Birmingham the son of Luke Hanmer, decorator of Jappan goods, and his wife Amelia Mary Higgs
1911 Living at Highlands, Boldmere Road, Erdington: Frank Hanmer, Senior (age 52 born Birmingham), Lamp Manufacturer - Employer. With his wife Eliza Laura Hanmer (age 50 born Birmingham) and their two children Laura Frances (age 25 born Birmingham) and Frank Hanmer (age 23 born Birmingham), traveller (Cycle and Motor Trade). Married 30 years with three children and two still living. Two visitors. Two servants.