Dublin, Ireland; joiner (fl.1693-1714)
Apprentice to William Callen and made Freeman of the City of Dublin as a Joiner by Service, Christmas 1693. In 1714 Armstead was elected onto the Dublin Common Council for the Joiners’ Guild. Recorded in St Mary's Street, 1694-1714. Took as apprentice Thomas Pilkington, made Freeman of the City of Dublin as a Joiner, Michaelmas, 1707.
Source: Glinn & Peill, Irish Furniture (2007), p. 279.