FRAMPTON, Henry. 1/4 plate tinted ambrotype of a seated gentleman in a passe-partout mount (150 x 180mm). On the reverse is an ink inscription "Henry Frampton of Newington & Burghclere. Died c.1860". The plate is in good condition, tinted all over, but some of the heavier paint in the background has flaked off. Click on photo for an enlarged view.
Henry Frampton a farmer, was born in 1793, the son of Richard Frampton and Mary Badcock of Shrivenham, Berkshire. He is found in Newington, Oxfordshire in the 1851 census a widower, with his daughters Catherine and Mary, and son Henry. Mary plus other children Richard and Sarah, are found in Burghclere, Hampshire in the 1861 census.