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Grimes, John (1755-56)

Grimes, John, Coventry, Warks., cm (1755–56). In 1755 took app. named Taylor. Recorded working for the Hon. Mrs Leigh at Stoneleigh Abbey, Warks. in 1756. He supplied a ‘neat mahogany table with a drawer’ at £1 4s and a ‘wallnot stool’ at 5s. [S of G, app. index; Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Leigh receipts, DR/18/5]

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