Hacker, Edward

ENGRAVER (ENGLAND)
BORN 1812, Canterbury, Kent - DIED 1905
GRAVE LOCATION Woking, Surrey: Brookwood Cemetery (Plot 027)

Edward Hacker was a line engraver who specialised in animal and sporting prints. He was also the Registrar of births, marriages and death for Kentish Town, St. Pancras, London.

He worked for forty years for the "Sporting Review". He is the father of the painter Arthur Hacker. They were both buried at Brookwood Cemetery near Woking, not far from each other.

Family
• Son: Hacker, Arthur

Sources
• Clarke, John M., London's Necropolis, A Guide to Brookwood Cemetery, Sutton Publishing, Stroud, Gloucestershire, 2004
Arthur Hacker - Wikipedia

Images

The grave of Edward Hacker at Brookwood Cemetery, Woking.
Picture by Androom (25 Jun 2009)

 


Haden, Francis Seymour

Published: 15 Nov 2009
Last update: 15 Nov 2009