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Friend, George II (1732-1784)

Friend, George II

London; upholder (fl. 1732–d. 1784)

The son of the upholder, George Friend of London and the brother of Caril Friend.

He was apprenticed to his father on 31 January 1732/33 and admitted freeman of the Upholders’ Company by servitude on 16 December 1741.

Named as a Master of the Upholders' Company in 1769 [Guildhall Library, Upholders’ Company records].

Recorded in Clerkenwell, 1778–81.

Source: DEFM

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