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Emett, Thomas (1782-1842)

Emett, Thomas, Preston, Lancs., cm, builder and joiner (1782– d. by 1842). Trading at 21 Lord St with office at Parks Ct and house at 2 Vicarage in 1818. Admitted burgess of Preston in 1782 as son of Michael snr and brother of Michael jnr. Named in the Preston Guild record of burgesses with his own son, Thomas, in 1802; and in 1822 with three sons. Both he and his son, Thomas, were dead by 1842 when his grandson, Thomas, with seven sons, were named as burgesses in 1842. [D]

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