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Brissenden (or Brissender), William (1777-1792)

Brissenden (or Brissender), William

203 High Holborn, London; upholsterer, cabinet maker, auctioneer and appraiser (fl. 1777–92)

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trade card
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British Museum

The trade card of Brissenden, Upholsterer, Cabinet Maker, Auctioneer, Appraiser and UNDERTAKER, N.o 204 High Holborn, c. 1780 [D,2.610]. © The Trustees of the British Museum

Brissenden purchased a Sun Insurance policy in 1777 for £900, of which £750 accounted for utensils and stock [London Metropolitan Archive (LMA), Sun MS vol. 258, p. 510].

He was declared bankrupt [Williamson's Liverpool Advertiser, 29 October 1792].

Source: DEFM

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