Fred Lunn (1870-1915)


Fred Lunn was born 5 September 1870 at New Mill, son of cloth finisher John William Lunn.

He married Edith Jane Brooke (1871-1955) on 24 December 1892 at All Saints, Paddock, and they had three children:

  • Leslie Lunn (1894-1976)
  • Kate Lunn (1905-2004)
  • Donald Lunn (1909-1984).

The 1911 Census lists him as a "chemical colour mixer" living at 16 Armitage Street, Primrose Hill, Huddersfield.

He was killed in a chemical explosion at Read Holliday and Sons Limited on 1 February 1915.

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