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Folds, John jnr

Folds, John jnr, Elton Ct, Norfolk St, Liverpool, carver, hairdresser by 1820 (1790–1820). Admitted freeman on 20 June 1790. Took app. named John Sumner in 1798, who petitioned freedom in 1806. His sons, Phillip Hind Folds, painter, born 25 August 1791, and Henry Folds, shipwright, born 13 December 1794, petitioned freedom on birthright in 1816. [Liverpool freemen reg. and committee bk] Either of the two John Folds above may be those now listed:

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