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Ellis, Francis (1784-1814)

Ellis, Francis, Spurriergate, York, u (1784–1814). Son of John Ellis, u and undertaker; app. to John Ellis on 4 March 1784, and later assigned to James King. Admitted freeman of York in 1793. On 30 January 1814 Ellis wrote to the widow and executors of Robert Clavering Savage of Gloucester Pl., Portman Sq., London, and Elmley Castle, near Worcester, concerning a debt, which he requested should be paid ‘with interest as for the Table and Dresser’; and also a debt of £10 10s owed to Daniel Curling & Co., furniture printers, of 18 Cheapside, London, [D; York app. reg. and freemen rolls; Worcs. RO, 4600/705: 550/763/3]

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