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Adams, Robert (1773-89)

Adams, Robert, Foregate St, Chester, cm and broker (1773–89). App. to Philip Presbury, cm, 29 May 1773 by his widowed mother Martha Adams. Sworn freeman on 3 October 1782. Took apps named John Nailor in 1782, John Henshaw in 1789 and Thomas Davenport. The latter absconded and was advertised for in August 1784. [D; Chester app. reg.; Chester Chronicle, 27 August 1784]

The original entry from Dictionary of English Furniture Makers, 1660-1840 can be found at British History Online.