The British book trades: topographical listings. Northumberland
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.
Richardson, Henry, printer, Church Street, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, 1811. Holden. Born at Berwick, on Tuesday se'nnight [4 Oct 1814] Mrs Richardson, wife of Mr. Henry Richardson, printer, a daughter Morning Chronicle 14 Oct 1814. Source: Berch.
Taylor, Henry, printer, bookseller, bookbinder, Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland, 1780-1787. 1780/1: printer, bookseller, bookbinder, Marygate Street, Berwick upon Tweed, Northumberland, 1780/1, Sun policy 437040, £3300. 1783: Stationer, Sun policy 481962, £3000. 1783/5: papermaker, Royal Exchange policy 88479, £2000. 1785/6: papermaker, Royal Exchange policy 96193/1, £2000. Papermaker, bankrupt: 15 Apr 1786 div: 28 Aug 1787
This page last updated 27 Feb 2005
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