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Benifold, W. (1803-1806)

Benifold, W.,

Rochester & Chatham, Kent; cabinet maker (fl.1803-06)

Recorded with an address of St Margaret's Bank, Rochester (1803). 

Probably the same W. Benifold, cabinet maker & upholsterer of 25 High St, Chatham (1805), whose sale of stock by auction announced, Maidstone Journal, 12 August 1806, of ‘Home Manufactured CABINET & UPHOLSTERY FURNITURE’ of ‘Mr. W. Benifold … leaving that line of business… Purchasers may be given 3 months credit at interest on puchases over £50’.

Source: DEFM

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