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Drew, William (1794-1837)

Drew, William, Wakefield, Yorks., cm and u (1794–1837). Recorded in Northgate, 1794–96; Westgate, 1798–1837. Submitted three bills for small articles, upholstery and jobbing work to Godfrey Wentworth of Woolley Hall, Yorks., in 1794 for £17 15s 6d; in 1795 for £98 1s 3d; and in 1796 for £78 6s 5½d, including £16 for ‘A Mahogany Warde Robe’, and £6 16s 6d for ‘A Large size 4 poster Bed Stead’. [D; YAS, Wentworth papers, MD 272/2] See Samuel Drew.

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