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PIONEER

Herbert Douglas MOORHOUSE  1879 - 1946

aka Herbert D. Moorhouse, H. D. Moorhouse, Herbert Moorhouse, H. Moorhouse
nationality British
occupation (chartered) accountant (The Gramophone Company)
birth .. July/Aug/Sep 1879, Kendal, Chorlton, Lancashire
baptism
death 13 or 27 July 1946, Bucklow, Cheshire, ENGLAND (67y)
burial
marriage married on .. Jan/Feb/Mar 1914, Chorlton, Lancashire:
Constance Martha FLETCHER

b. .. Jan/Feb/Mar 1889, Stockport, Lancashire
d. .. July/Aug/Sep 1971, Fylde, Lancashire

children
  • Nancy

    b. .. Apr/May/June 1916, Chorlton, Lancashire
    d. .... 2000, ..............


PARENTS

father John Thomas MOORHOUSE

b. .... 1853, Manchester
d. .... 1936..........

mother Martha SHEPHERD

b. .... 1853, Gateshead, Durham or ..., Newcastle on Tyne, Northumberland
d. 27 June 1946, ..............

children
  • Herbert Douglas

    b. .. July/Aug/Sep 1879, Kendal, Chorlton, Lancashire
    d. 13 or 27 July 1946, Bucklow, Cheshire, ENGLAND (67y)

  • Thomas
  • Harry
  • Eleanor

LIFE


1881 ENGLAND & WALES CENSUS (Manchester, Lancashire, ENGLAND):
John T. Moorhouse (28y)
Martha Moorhouse (28y) (b. Durham, Gateshead)
- Herbert D. Moorhouse (2y)
- Thomas Moorhouse (1m)



1901 ENGLAND & WALES CENSUS (Ardwich, South Manchester, Lancashire):
John T. Moorhouse (46y)
Martha Moorhouse (46y)
- Herbert D. (22y) accountant's ..... clerk
- Thomas C. (20y)
- Harry (14y)
- Eleanor (7y)


Chartered accountant

In 1904 appointed Interim Manager Gramco Milan (later in 1904 replaced by Kenneth Muir)

H. D. Moorhouse & Co. (Chartered Accountants), Imperial Buildings, Oxford Rd, Manchester (1929)


NOTES

  • The Cinemas of H.D. Moorhouse and the H.D.M. circuit by Brian Hornsey, Fuchsprint, 2001
  • Jenseits einer Reihe ‚tönender Punkte‘. Kompositorische Auseinandersetzung mit Schallaufzeichnung, 1900–1930 by Ralph Kogelheide (Dissertation zu Erlangung des Doktorgrades der Philosophie an der Fakultät für Geisteswissenschaften der Universität Hamburg, 2017)


COMPANIES & LABELS



PHOTOS

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THANK YOU


Cathy Goldthorpe