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Finer(s), William & James (1786-96)

Finer(s), William & James, 19 Leadenhall St, London, cm and upholders (1786–96). Admitted freemen of the Upholders’ Co. by redemption in 1786, William on 6 September, James on 22 November. Took out Sun Insurance policies together on 18 July 1786 for £200, of which £150 accounted for utensils and stock; and on 10 July 1787 for £500 on house, utensils and stock. [D; GL, Upholders’ Co. records; GL, Sun MS vol. 338, p. 160; vol. 345, p. 312]

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