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Gynne, George snr and jnr (1775-84)

Gynne, George snr and jnr, 17 Red Lion Lane, Norwich, upholders (1775–84). George Gynne jnr was admitted a freeman of Norwich by patrimony 19 June 1775. In the following year both father and son are recorded trading in partnership. Insurance cover of £1,500 was taken out in this year of which £500 was in respect of utensils and stock. The father was not recorded in the 1781 city poll and was probably dead by this date. [D; GL, Sun MS vol. 249, p. 344; poll bk]

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