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‘The White Swan’, against the South Gate, St Paul's Churchyard, London, cabinet maker (1740–c. 1758).
London; cabinet maker, upholder and ‘tapissier’ (fl.1728–d. 1775)
Brown, James, St Paul's Churchyard, London, u and cm (1747–96). Traded initially at the sign of ‘The King's Arms’ on the south side of St Paul's Churchyard which had been previously used by Christopher Gibson.
72 St Martin's Lane, London; upholder and cabinet maker (b.c. 1715– 78)
Crook, Benjamin snr
London; cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1752–d. 1832)
Elliott, John, High St, Leicester, cm, chairmaker, joiner and turner (b. 1713 — emigrated to America 1753). Elliott, a Quaker, was born 8 August 1713 in Bolton, Lancs, and after being app.
Ellison, Thomas, Liverpool, u (1767–96). Addresses given in High St, 1767–73; 22 Sparling St, 1787; and no. 39 in 1796. [D] Advertised a lottery of his furniture at Sparling St in Williamson's Liverpool Advertiser, 13 September 1790.
Gordon, John and Taitt, John and Richard
London; cabinet maker and upholders (1748–96)
Grendey, Giles, London, cm (b. 1693–d. 1780). Giles Grendey was born in Wotton-under-Edge, Glos., the son of William Grendey, and his wife Anne (neé Hall). In 1709 he was app. to William Sherborne, a second-generation London joiner.
Hall, Joseph, Hull, Yorks., cm, carpenter and joiner (1740–54). Son of Joseph Hall, joiner; admitted burgess in 1740. In 1749 his app.
Hargrave, —, Hull, Yorks. Mahogany serpentine side table, c. 1780, recorded, bearing label.
Mayhew, John (1736–d. 1811) and Ince, William (d. 1804), London, cm.
McLauchlan (or McLaughlan), David, 3 Printing House Sq., Blackfriars, London, carver and gilder, looking-glass and picture frame manufacturer (1800–37).
Morel, Nicholas and Morel & Hughes, Robert
London; cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1790–d.1831)
Pardoe, John, London, cm and u (1717–48). His trade card of c. 1720 indicates that he was originally established ‘against St. Clements Church’ but had recently moved to ‘The Cabinet & Chair’, next Temple Bar, Strand.
Powers, Edmund, High St, Leicester, cm, chairmaker, joiner and turner (1746–52). Free 1746 on servitude to John Elliott. In 1752 took app. named Thickpenny.
Russell, John, London, chairmaker, joiner, u and cm (c.1773–1822). Employed by the Crown between 1773 and 1822, and was chairmaker to the King.