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Caffyn, John Benjamin & Charles (1839-40)

Caffyn, John Benjamin & Charles, Brighton, Sussex, carvers and gilders (1839–40). In 1839 John Benjamin was trading from addresses at 32 Marine Parade and 51 and 53 East St. The business was sometimes referred to as John Benjamin Gaffyn & Co. On 2 January 1840 he was married to Mary Ann Hudson and his address was then listed as 7 Market St. [D; E. Sussex RO, PAR 255/1/3/12]

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