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Brailsford, William

Sheffield, Yorkshire; cabinet maker and upholsterer (1774–1837)

Burton, Samuel snr

London; upholsterer, cabinet maker, auctioneer and undertaker (fl. 1765–d. 1801)

Casbert, John

The Great Wardrobe, Carter Lane, London; upholsterer (fl. 1660–1677)

Cooke, Thomas

London; cabinet maker and upholsterer (fl. 1746–64)

Cooper, Joseph, London, carver, gilder, looking-glass maker, cm and u (1761–1828). From 1761 to 1797 at 20 Noble St, Foster Lane.

Dubourdieu, A. & Clark, Z.

at ‘The Three Chairs’, Cannon Street, near the London Stone, London; upholsterer, appraisers and undertakers (fl. c. 1740)

Fall, Jonathan

Cheapside, London; upholder (fl.1763–1792) 

Gilbert, Sarah

London; upholsterer (fl. 1729–41) 

Probably the widow of John Gilbert of St Giles, London who died in 1729. 

Haworth, Thomas, near ‘The Angel’, High St, Doncaster, Yorks., u and cm (1766). Advertised in Cambridge Chronicle and Journal, 28 June 1766, as ‘Some years foreman to Mr.

Howard, John

at ‘The Talbot’, Long Lane, near West Smithfield, London; upholder, appraiser and dealer in tapestries and Oriental carpets (fl. 1710–d.1742)

Hunter, William

in Token House Yard, near the Royal Exchange, London; upholder and appraiser (fl. 1755–c. 1760)

Iliffe, John

London and Kettering, Northamptonshire; upholder (fl. 1753–1794)

Kent, Bartholomew

Side, Newcastle; upholder (b. 1727–d. 1803)

Kent, William, ‘The Black Lion & Tent’, opposite the Church wall in Hounsditch, London, upholder and cm (1760–61). Son of William Kent of Sussex, yeoman. App.

King, Thomas

Long Acre, London; cabinet maker and gilder (fl. 1742)

Lapierre (Lapiere), Francis

Pall Mall, London; upholder (b. 1653-d. 1714)

Lewis, Joshua, ‘The Three Tents’, by Fleet Ditch (later Fleet St), London, u (1724–63). Trading as early as March 1724 when insurance cover of £500 was taken out on goods and merchandise in his house.

Morris, Robert, at ‘The Golden Lyon’, Cornhill, London, ‘Royal Upholsterer Extraordinary’ (1660–70).

Nickson, Samuel, Bridge St Row, Chester, cm and u (1802–27). Listed also at Commercial Buildings in 1816. Free 3 July 1802. Subscribed to Sheraton's Cabinet Dictionary, 1803.

Norris, Thomas, 55 High Holborn, London, upholder (1770–1811). Son of Robert Norris of Heaton Norris, Lancs., Gent. Father of Thomas Heaton Norris and John Norris both of whom were upholders. Thomas Norris was admitted a freeman of the Upholders’ Co.