Derbyshire Photographers Profiles : Bernard Warner of Chesterfield
Derbyshire Photographers' Profiles
by Brett Payne, of Tauranga, New Zealand
Bernard Warner

of 33 Burlington Street, Chesterfield

Bernard Warner, having grown up in Chesterfield, operated a studio there from at least 1912 to 1927.

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Bernard May Warner was born at Brampton, near Chesterfield, Derbyshire and baptised at St Thomas, Brampton on 30 March 1887, one of six children of a fishmonger Frank Warner and Mary Frances née May.

Trade Directories for 1912 and 1926-27 show Bernard Warner with premises at 33 Burlington Street, Chesterfield.
Image © & courtesy of Carolyn Hastings

Image © & courtesy of Carolyn Hastings
Harriet Winifred "Win" Mellors (1896-1977),
by Bernard Warner of Chesterfield
Undated, but probably taken c. 1915

Image © & courtesy of Carolyn Hastings

Notes by CH:  Win was the granddaughter of John and Elizabeth Johnson of Oxcroft Farm in Bolsover.  She lived her entire life in Bolsover, except during periods of employment "in service".

Images kindly provided by Carolyn Hastings 
New Brampton (St Thomas) Baptisms - Transcribed by Terry Cocking & hosted by GENUKI Derbyshire
1881 UK Census - online from the LDS church
1871, 1891 & 1901 UK Census - online from
International Genealogical Index - online from the LDS church
Anon (1912) Kelly's Directory of Derbyshire 1912, Kelly's Directories Ltd., London.

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