(1834 - 1925)
Thomas John Caparn was active/lived in New Jersey / England. Thomas Caparn is known for painting.
Biography and illustrations from Caparn Family collection of Oliver
Chamberlain, Jr., great-grandson of Thomas John Caparn. 6/2006:
Thomas John Caparn
artist, horticulturist, businessman
John Caparn was born at Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire, England, on
January 10, 1834. His father, William Horner Caparn (1804-1872),
was a nurseryman and seedsman, owning a large nursery there; he was
from a prominent family, several ancestors having included mayors of
Like his father, by 1854 Thomas John Caparn had set up
a nursery in Newark on Trent, and by 1869 was furnishing plans for
gardens and staff to install them. He won major awards at English
Midlands flower shows and was oft ... Displaying 750 of 4724 characters.