The British book trades: topographical listings. Northamptonshire
This page is one of a series of county listings which are being developed to bring together biographical information relating to localities throughout the British Isles which is currently scattered in other sections of the Exeter Working papers. They are not intended as exhaustive listings. The main sources covered are bankruptcy notices 1731-1806, apprenticeships 1710-1777 and insurance policies 1775-1787. Other information is being added and entries amalgamated as information is available.
Payne, James, bookseller, Brackley, Northamptonshire, 1761. Notice is hereby given to the creditors of the late John Williams, deceased, landlord of the Queen's Head Inn, Brackley in Northamptonshire, that they send in their several demands upon his effects to Mr Arrowsmith, attorney at law in Buckingham, or to Mr. James Payne, bookseller, in Brackley, on or before the 24th day of this month LG 8 Sep 1761. Source: Berch.
Collis, Nathaniel, bookseller, Kettering, Northamptonshire, 1777-1783. Sun policy 385681, £600, 1777 ; Sun policy 406000, £900, 1778/9 ; Sun policy 457007, £1000, 1782 ; Sun policy 478671, £800, 1783.
Tidbury, Francis, papermaker, Willett Mill, Ringstead, Northamptonshire, 1782-1783 ; Cotton House, Ringstead, Northamptonshire, 1785/6. Sun policy 466952, £600, 1782 ; Sun policy 477061, £400, 1783 ; Sun policy 515397, £1700, 1785/6.
This page last updated 15 June 2011
© Ian Maxted, 2005.