Ancestors of James Dare
Death: 14 Feb 1892
Cause of Death:
Father: James Dare
Mother: Dinah Solomons
Spouses and Children
1. *Henrietta Fox
1. William John Dare
On All Fools Day in 1843,James Dare printed Westons first newspaper called the Westonian,a monthly of 4 pages.The paper grew steadily becoming the Westonian and Somerset Mercury in 1845.After many name changes it is known taday as the Weston and
Somerset Mercury.In 1860 Dare took on a future proprietor William Bryant Frampton.Soon thereafter Dare retired.
Dare's original Weston Printing Press of 1841 is still in existence.
A portrait of Dare exists as one of the Weston Worthies series held in the Weston museum.Copies are available on request.