Basic Biographical Details

Name: Francis Henry Fitzgerald
Designation: Architect
Died: 17 November 1965
Bio Notes: Francis Henry Fitzgerald was articled to William Williamson, latterly of Williamson & Inglis of Edinburgh and Kirkcaldy, in 1895, attending evening classes at Kirkcaldy Science & Art School under William Wilson. He remained as an assistant for some time after completing his apprenticeship, before moving to London in 1902 to join the LCC Architects Department. He was still in the latter office when he was admitted ARIBA on 3 December 1906, his proposers being William Williamson, William Edward Riley and John Slater. His nomination papers state that prior to that time he had travelled around Scotland and to Belgium, chiefly Bruges, as well as sketching and measuring in London and its environs.

He died on 17 November 1965.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 169, Geraldine Road, Wandsworth, London SW, EnglandPrivate1906 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 4William Williamson18951897Apprentice 
Item 2 of 4Williamson & Inglis1897c. 1900Apprentice 
Item 3 of 4Williamson & Inglisc. 19001902Assistant 
Item 4 of 4London County Council Architects' Department (LCC Architects' Department)1902After 1906Assistant 


RIBA Proposers

The following individuals proposed this architect for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 3William Edward Riley3 December 1906for Associateship
Item 2 of 3John Slater3 December 1906for Associateship
Item 3 of 3William Williamson3 December 1906for Associateship


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this architect:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1RIBA JournalFebruary 1966v73London: Royal Institute of British Architectsp94 - obituary - CHECK

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers A v17 p8 (microfilm reel 19)