Sue Young Histories

George Hallett 1810 - 1893

April 04, 2010

George Hallett ?1810 - ?1893 was a British Antimony Refiner, who was a patient of homeopath Stephen Yeldham, Hallett became a Trustee and a Member of the Management Board at the London Homeopathic Hospital, and in 1851, Hallett attended the Annual Festival in aid of the funds of the Charity for theLondon Homeopathic Hospital,

George Hallett lived at 52 Broad Wall, Lambeth, where he collaborated with John Stenhouse in obtaining a patent for improvements in the manufacture of pigments for coating surfaces in 1861,

In 1851, \**Hallett attended the Annual Festival in aid of the funds of the Charity:

The Annual Festival in aid of the funds of the Charity, and in commemoration of the opening of the London Homeopathic Hospital established in London, will be held at the Albion Tavern, Aldersgate street, on Thursday, the 10th of April 1851, the anniversary of the birth of Samuel Hahnemann:

Henry Charles FitzRoy Somerset 8th Duke of Beaufort in the chair.

STEWARDS: Henry William Paget Marquess of Anglesey, George Stanhope 6th Earl of Chesterfield, Arthur Algernon Capell 6th Earl of Essex, John Robert Townshend 1st Earl Sydney, John Gray 15th Lord Gray, Arthur de Vere Capell Viscount Malden, Francis Arthur Gordon, Lord Clarence Paget, Lord Alfred Paget, Culling Charles Smith, Marmaduke Blake Sampson, Frederick Hervey Foster Quin, Nathaniel Barton, J. Askew, Henry Banister, Henry Bateman 1806-1880, Capt. Branford, F Blake, Hugh Cameron, Captain Chapman, H Cholmondeley, John Burgh Crampern, Edward Cromwell Disbrowe, W. Dutton, Edward Esdaile, W. M. Fache, Fr. Fuller, H Goez, John Gosnell, G Hallett, Edward Hamilton, J Huggins, P Hughes, John Peake Knight, Joseph Kidd, Thomas Robinson Leadam, Thomas Mackern, Victor Massol, J Mayne, Jas Bell Metcalfe, C T P Metcalfe, Samuel Thomas Partridge, T Piper, W Piper, R Pope, Henry Reynolds, Albert Robinson, Henry Rosher, C J Sanders, W Scorer, Rittson Southall, T Spicer, J Smith, Charles Snewin, Charles Trueman, Thomas Uwins, W. Watkins, J Wisewould, David William Witton, Stephen Yeldham, J G Young,

The responsibility of Stewards is limited to the dinner ticket, 21s., and gentlemen who will kindly undertake the office are respectfully requested to forward their names to any of the Stewards; or to the Hon. Secretary at the Hospital. 32. Golden-square.  Ralph Buchan, Hon. Sec.

Of interest:

Alfred Hallett was a homeopathic chemist who worked with James Manby Gully in Malvern,

William Hallett, ?father of George Hallett, was an Antimony Refiner at Broadwall in 1830,

John Stenhouse 1809 – 1880 was a Scottish chemist. In 1854, he invented one of the first practical respirators.