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Hargrave, Joseph (1766-1802)

Hargrave, Joseph, Hull, Yorks., carver in stone and wood, gilder, architect and furniture maker (1766–1802). Trading at Back Ropery Lane in 1784; Scale Lane before 1790; and with his father, Jeremiah, at Saville St, Dockside, 1790–1802. Insured his house for £300 in 1777 with the Sun Co. Imprisoned for debt in 1794. Supplied items to Burton Constable, Yorks, with his father, in 1784. [D; GL, Sun MS vol. 261, p. 494; I. and E. Hall, Historic Beverley, p. 47] See Jeremiah Hargrave.

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