Individual Notes

Note for:   Edward Britain,   1790 - 1835         Index

Occupation:   
     Place:   Brass founder, brass cock maker


Individual Notes

Note for:   Frederick Britain,   1867 -          Index

Occupation:   
     Date:   1894
     Place:   Mechanical Engineer listed on marriage certificate


Individual Notes

Note for:   Sarah Britain,   1813 -          Index

Individual Note:
     The Britain family name on the 1841 Census is spelled Brittain.

Individual Notes

Note for:   John Matthews,   1811 -          Index

Occupation:   
     Date:   1839
     Place:   Cock founder


Individual Notes

Note for:   Eliza Britain,   12 MAY 1828 -          Index

Occupation:   
     Date:   1881
     Place:   Mangler (Census)

Individual Note:
     The Britain family name on the 1841 Census is spelled Brittain.

Individual Notes

Note for:   William Britain,   1816 -          Index

Individual Note:
     The Britain family name on the 1841 Census is spelled Brittain.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Edward Britain,   14 OCT 1818 -          Index

Occupation:   
     Date:   1840
     Place:   Brass founder

Occupation:   
     Date:   1871
     Place:   Brass finisher (Census)

Occupation:   
     Date:   1881
     Place:   Brass finisher (Census)

Individual Note:
     The Britain family name on the 1841 Census is spelled Brittain.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Sarah Holland,   1821 - BEF 1881         Index

Individual Note:
     1871 Census lists her name as Sopha, but should be Sarah.

Individual Notes

Note for:   David Parry Britain,   1 MAR 1821 - 15 APR 1848         Index

Individual Note:
     The Britain family name on the 1841 Census is spelled Brittain.

Individual Notes

Note for:   John Britain,   1823 - 27 SEP 1839         Index

Individual Note:
     The Britain family name on the 1841 Census is spelled Brittain.

Individual Notes

Note for:   Ann Took Britain,   6 SEP 1823 -          Index

Individual Note:
     The Britain family name on the 1841 Census is spelled Brittain.

Individual Notes

Note for:   William Britain,   8 AUG 1831 - 1906         Index

Occupation:   
     Place:   Toy Maker (Founder of Britains Toys Ltd)

Occupation:   
     Place:   Brass finisher, brass cock maker, mechanical toy maker.

Occupation:   
     Place:   Founder of "Britain's Toys" company.

Occupation:   
     Date:   1871
     Place:   Model Maker (from Edwards birth certificate)

Individual Note:
     [CopyBRITAIN.FTW]

The original company became "Britains Petite" in 1993 and had a factory at Chelsea Street, New Basford, Nottingham, but that was eventually sold in April 1997 to the Ertl Company.
The Britain family name on the 1841 Census is spelled Brittain.