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Goodcheap, William (1790-1808)

Goodcheap, William

Goswell Street, London; cabinet maker and undertaker (fl. 1790–1808)

At 144 Goswell Street in 1790 and from 1791 at no. 142.

On 14 August 1790 he purchased insurance cover of £800 which included £250 for stock in a warehouse and on 27 September 1791 purchased cover for £300 on utensils in trust in Bullyard, Aldersgate Street.

Included in the list of master cabinet makers in Sheraton's Cabinet Dictionary, 1803.

Ambrose Heal cites a trade card of this maker at 115 Aldersgate Street which he dated c. 1810. 

Source: DEFM

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