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Hugh Sunhouse Hammersley, ca 1839-??

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1839 ca
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Identity:

Hugh Sunhouse Hammersley was a partner in Cox's Bank and a patron of Walter Sickert. He lived in Chelsea.

Life:

He may have known JW in the mid-seventies, when his name appears in an address book (#12714).

Bibliography:

UK census 1881 from http://www.familysearch.org (accessed 2004); Kelly's London Postal Directory, London; Kelly's Directory of Chelsea Pimlico, Belgravia Directory "Buff Book", 1887; Sutton, Denys, Walter Sickert: A Biography, London 1976, p.139.