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Evan(s), John (1768-84)

Evan(s), John, Skynner St, Bishopsgate St, London, upholder (1768–84). Son of John Evan, cook of London, and brother of Thomas Evans, upholder. Admitted freeman of the Upholders’ Co. on 6 November 1776. Took apps named Thomas Davis, 1768–75; William Wood, 1770–77; John Ranshall, 1771–78; John Knife, 1776–83; and William Edwards until 1784. [GL, Upholders’ Co. records]

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