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Belcher, Thomas, 25 Gt Portland St, London, upholder and undertaker (1783). Took out a Sun Insurance policy in 1783 for £300 of which utensils and stock accounted for £213. [GL, Sun MS vol. 313, p.
109 St Martin's Lane, London; cabinet maker (b. 1711–d. c. 1783)
Cooke, John, Chester, cm (1765–89). Free 18 February 1765 after serving as app. under Philip Prestbury of Chester, cm. By 1771 had set up in business in Eastgate St.
Fawkes, John, Guildford, Surrey, u (1754–57).
Lancaster and London; cabinet makers and upholsterers (fl.c.1730–after 1840)
Hodson, John, London, upholder and cm (1709–86). Son of Thomas Hodson, innholder of Lincoln. App. to Thomas Arne jnr on 23 February 1709, and admitted freeman of the Upholders’ Co. by servitude on 3 December 1718. Took app.
Mason, Daniel, London, cm and u (1749–74). Recorded at the ‘Golden Ball’, corner of Newport St, Long Acre in 1756, and King St, Covent Gdn, 1749–74. Polled at Westminster in 1749. Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754.
Mayhew, John (1736–d. 1811) and Ince, William (d. 1804), London, cm.
Nickson, Samuel, Bridge St Row, Chester, cm and u (1802–27). Listed also at Commercial Buildings in 1816. Free 3 July 1802. Subscribed to Sheraton's Cabinet Dictionary, 1803.
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.
Salmon, Robert, Bristol, cm (1754–c.1785). Shown living in the parish of St Nicholas from 1754–84 and in 1775 at 9 Bristol Back. In 1762 took app. named Williams.
Seddon, George I
Aldersgate St, London; cabinet maker (fl. 1753–d.1801)
Underwood, John & Son, address unrecorded, cm and u (1816–19). Sent a three-page account to George, 2nd Baron Lyttelton of Hagley Hall, Worcs. for furniture supplied and work done between 1816–19, totalling £226 6s 10¼d.
Young & Trotter; Young, Trotter & Hamilton; Young, Trotter, Hamilton & Trotter; Young & Trotters
Edinburgh, Scotland; upholsterers, cabinet makers, undertakers and carpet manufacturers (fl.1747-1805)