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BuilderID 2689

Builder Identification

B. 1859 in England; with John Conacher firm of Huddersfield, England; immigrated to the U.S. 1883; with Lancashire & Turner of Moline, IL; Chicago, IL, c. 1887; established firm Chicago 1890

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North America Organ Builders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). -- Born 24 Sep. 1859 in Huddersfield, England; with John Conacher firm of Huddersfield, England; immigrated to the U.S., 4 Jul. 1883; with Lancashire & Turner of Moline, IL; with Emil Witzmann firm of Chicago, IL, c. 1887; established firm in Chicago, IL, 1890; died 25 Nov. 1919 in Chicago, IL; succeeded by George La Marche.

Database Entries

There are no entries in the database that describe organs by John William Heaton.


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