London cabinet maker (1780–93)
At 4 Little Pulteney St in 1780 when he took out insurance cover of £200, half of which was for utensils and stock. By 1790 he was at 2 Newman St and in 1793, whilst at this address he subscribed to Sheraton's Drawing Book. By this period his insurance cover had risen to £700, all but £100 of which was in respect of property and stock used in connection with his trade [Guildhall Library, Sun MS vol. 280, p. 162; vol. 339, p. 396].