Fleet Ditch, London; upholsterer (fl. 1711-d.1718)
‘The Golden Lyon’, Fleet Ditch, London. Claxton is recorded in Thomas Warden’s inventory as acting as a sub-contractor to Warden. He was accidentally killed on Shrove Tuesday 1718.
Sources: DEFM; Lindey, ‘Thomas Warden (c.1660-1701) and Cane Chair-Makers in the City of London’, Furniture History (2016).