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Foster, John (1822-40)

Foster, John, Exeter, Devon, chairmaker and cm (1822–40). Addresses given at West Quarter, 1823–24 and 1830–37; Goldsmith St in 1829; Paul St, 1832–35; and Spicer's Ct, Fore St Hill, 1838–40. Marriage to Miss Salter of Exeter reported in The Alfred, 7 May 1822. Son William bapt. at All Hallows, Goldsmith St, on 17 May 1829. Children bapt. at St Paul's: Thomas on 26 February 1832; Thomas on 6 January and Charles on 25 January 1835. [D; PR(bapt.)] Possibly two tradesmen of the same name are concerned here.

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