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Davis, William (1784-1828)

Davis, William

London; upholder, cabinet maker and auctioneer (fl. 1784–1828)

The son of James Davis of Hanover Court, Cripplegate; apprenticed to James Senols on 7 January 1784 and admitted a freeman of the Upholders’ Company by servitude on 29 October 1796. [Guildhall Library (GL), Upholders' Company records].

Recorded at Giltspur Street, Smithfield, 1796–1828, no. 16, 1802–28. 

Source: DEFM

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