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London; invalid furniture maker (fl.1852-71)
Anderton, Henry, Liverpool, cm and upholder (1811–19). In 1811 traded from 18 Sir Thomas Buildings and in the same year is recorded at 2 Marble St with a partner called Jamieson.
Angus, Wm & Co.
London; wholesale cabinet makers and chair & couch manufacturers (fl.1886-1900)
Armitage, George Faulkner
London; cabinet maker and upholsterer (fl. 1871-86)
London; upholder (fl.1672–1711)
Beckwith, John, 5 Rathbone Pl., Oxford St, London, upholder and cm (1806–16). Also recorded at 8 Stangate St, Lambeth, in 1808. Trade card [Banks Coll., BM] shows Grecian sofa and elaborate draped window pelmet, and reads ‘from St. Martin's Lane’.
Bell, Daniel, London, cm and u (1725–31).
Boon, John, 9 Duke St, Liverpool, with shop at 1 Waterloo Pl., Church St, cm and u (1827). Declared bankrupt, Liverpool Mercury, 25 May 1827.
Brown, W., 6 Gt George St, Liverpool, cm and u (1832–34). Advertised in Liverpool Mercury, 18 May 1832, that he ‘has removed from 41 St. James Street to No. 6 Great George Street’. Sale of stock announced, same paper, 2 May 1834, ‘of Mr. W.
Carter, Thomas, London, cm, u and paperhanger (1802–15). At 8 Hanover St, Hanover Sq. from 1802–07 when the address changed to 141 Oxford St. In 1808 supplied to Farnley Hall, Otley, Yorks.
Dublin, Ireland; upholsterer and blanket manufacturer (fl.1733-d.1759)
Cookes, William; Cookes & Sons; Cookes, Sons & Meres; J & W Cookes
Warwick & Leamington, Warwickshire; cabinet makers, carvers and upholders (fl.1812-67)
The ‘Three Golden Chairs’, Haymarket, London; upholder (fl.1721–d. 1759)
Carmarthen, Wales; cabinet maker and upholsterer (b.1781-d.1855)
53 King St. Carmarthen, Wales; cabinet maker and upholsterer (b.1813–fl.1874)
Dawe(s) (or Daws) Robert
17 Margaret St, Cavendish Sq., London, cabinet maker, upholder and recumbent chair manufacturer (1820–39)
Dowbiggin(g) or Dowbiggen, Thomas
London, cabinet maker and upholder (1821–35)
Edwards, John, Liverpool, cm (1824–39).
Elward, George & Marsh, William
Arthur Foley was born in Codford St Peter, Wiltshire. He had moved to Salisbury by 1851, when the Census recorded him at Fisher Street. He was then unmarried and working as an upholsterer’s apprentice.
Gammage (or Gamidge), Robert, ‘The Crown’, two doors above the School, St Paul's Churchyard, London, chairmaker (1710–d. by 1725).