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Force, Henry (1823-40)

Force, Henry, Exeter, Devon, cm and u (1823–40). Addresses given at Gandy St, 1823–25; 209 High St, 1825–30; and North St, 1839–40. Children bapt.: Edwin at St Paul's on 9 December 1823; Mary Louisa on 12 April 1826; and Edmund Warwick on 4 September 1828, both at All Hallows, Goldsmith St. Announced in Exeter Flying Post, 24 November 1825 that he was purchasing the business of William Sandford at 209 High St, and required several good workmen. In the same paper on 22 October 1829 a Mrs Gregory, teacher of handwriting, advertised lessons at her appartments at 209 High St. Force was declared bankrupt, same paper, 14 October 1830. [D; PR(bapt.)]

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