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by silverly
Wed Jul 17, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: Grimwade's Biographies ~ Updates
Topic: WHERRITT, Robert (Grimwade p.317)
Replies: 0
Views: 47

WHERRITT, Robert (Grimwade p.317)

19 June 1753 Robert son of Samuel Wherritt of Clerkenwell Green Oylman apprenticed to Peter Crammillion (Grimwade p.477) Farrier of London. 23 July 1759 Robert Wherritt by consent of Hannah Crammillion Exor of the Master turned over to Thomas Layton Farrier of the same trade. 16 June 1764 Anne daugh...
by silverly
Tue Jul 16, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Mystery Objects
Topic: What-is-it Question CCXI
Replies: 9
Views: 119

Re: What-is-it Question CCXI

Thanks Trev, so rather than a belt loop, this device was used. I'd have never guessed it.
by silverly
Tue Jul 16, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Mystery Objects
Topic: What-is-it Question CCXI
Replies: 9
Views: 119

Re: What-is-it Question CCXI

Is it something to do with hiking up the dress while cycling?
by silverly
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:47 am
Forum: Mystery Objects
Topic: What-is-it Question CCXI
Replies: 9
Views: 119

Re: What-is-it Question CCXI

A scarf pin?
by silverly
Mon Jul 15, 2019 12:35 am
Forum: Grimwade's Biographies ~ Updates
Topic: TROWELL, Mary (Grimwade p.314)
Replies: 0
Views: 39

TROWELL, Mary (Grimwade p.314)

30 October 1772 Mary Trowell widow of William Trowell late of the parish of Saint Luke Watch Case Maker will proved at London. Reference: TNA PROB 11/982/144
by silverly
Wed Jul 10, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: Grimwade's Biographies ~ Updates
Topic: AVELINE, Laura (Grimwade p.312)
Replies: 0
Views: 58

AVELINE, Laura (Grimwade p.312)

2 May 1780 Laura Aveline Denmark Street burial recorded at St Giles in the Fields, Holborn, Camden.

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by silverly
Mon Jul 08, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Grimwade's Biographies ~ Updates
Topic: ROUMIEU, John (Grimwade p.306)
Replies: 1
Views: 604

Re: ROUMIEU, John (Grimwade p.306)

4 January 1721 John Roumieu aged 22 years of the Precinct of Whitefriars London Batchelor and Clockmaker alleged his intention to marry Jane Pantin aged 16 years of the Parish of Saint Giles in the Fields in the County of Middlesex spinster with the consent of her father Abraham Pantin Goldsmith.
by silverly
Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:45 am
Forum: Sterling Manufacturers ~ American after-1860
Topic: Identification Letter F in Circle mark Sterling Salt Spoon
Replies: 6
Views: 134

Re: Identification Letter F in Circle mark Sterling Salt Spoon

wev wrote:George Washington French
If his son George Herbert French who was the informant on his death certificate is to be believed, the name was George William French.
by silverly
Sun Jul 07, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Grimwade's Biographies ~ Updates
Topic: MINCE, Jonah (Grimwade p.305, 340)
Replies: 1
Views: 642

Re: MINCE, Jonah (Grimwade p.305, 340)

14 March 1809 Jonas Mince Gentleman of Saint Luke Middlesex will proved. (Jeremiah Jonas Mince and Cow Cross mentioned above are both referred to
in this will.) Reference: TNA PROB 11/1494/131
by silverly
Wed Jul 03, 2019 12:12 am
Forum: Grimwade's Biographies ~ Updates
Topic: JEFFES, Benjamin (Grimwade p.301)
Replies: 1
Views: 582

Re: JEFFES, Benjamin (Grimwade p.301)

1 June 1723 Benjamin Jeffs Watchmaker burial recorded at St Giles Cripplegate City of London. Cause of death was consumption.

6 June 1723 Benjamin Jeffes of the Parish of St Bridgett als St Brides London Clockmaker will proved at London. Reference: TNA PROB 11/591/319
by silverly
Tue Jul 02, 2019 12:57 am
Forum: Grimwade's Biographies ~ Updates
Topic: COTTONBELT, John (Grimwade p.300)
Replies: 0
Views: 70

COTTONBELT, John (Grimwade p.300)

23 December 1718 Robert Higgs (Grimwade p.545) Clockmaker of London paid apprentice indenture duty for John son of Henry Cottonbelt of Southwarke.
by silverly
Sun Jun 30, 2019 1:03 am
Forum: Grimwade's Biographies ~ Updates
Topic: BEADELCOMB, John (Grimwade p.299)
Replies: 0
Views: 86

BEADELCOMB, John (Grimwade p.299)

8 May 1793 John Beadelcombe of Saint James Clerkenwell Middlesex Watch Case Maker paid apprentice indenture for Arthur Morina and Danl Bilby.
by silverly
Fri Jun 28, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: Coin Silversmiths ~ American pre-1860
Topic: Coin Silver Spoon - mark "E pellet J"
Replies: 8
Views: 962

Re: Coin Silver Spoon - mark "E pellet J"

I don't believe flatware of varying weight (i.e. per dozen spoons) is unique to U S flatware. However, I would not be surprised if this spoon is found to be American.
by silverly
Thu Jun 27, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Sterling Manufacturers ~ American after-1860
Topic: Unknown hallmark
Replies: 4
Views: 402

Re: Unknown hallmark

I believe the pattern is Virginia which was introduced in 1929.
by silverly
Thu Jun 27, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: Sterling Manufacturers ~ American after-1860
Topic: Unknown hallmark
Replies: 4
Views: 402

Re: Unknown hallmark

That is the Weidlich trademark. Take a look at an example listed on this site here:
https://www.925-1000.com/americansilver_W2.html
by silverly
Wed Jun 26, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: Grimwade's Biographies ~ Updates
Topic: JACQUES, W (Grimwade p.328)
Replies: 2
Views: 995

Re: JACQUES, W (Grimwade p.328)

buckler wrote:Pure speculation, but he could be the son of JAQUES, William (Grimwade p.298) http://www.925-1000.com/forum/viewtopic ... 74&t=53838


It does seem likely because William and Sarah's son named William was baptised in January of 1701 (OS?).
by silverly
Tue Jun 25, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Grimwade's Biographies ~ Updates
Topic: JAQUES, William (Grimwade p.298)
Replies: 0
Views: 240

JAQUES, William (Grimwade p.298)

"Ffebruary ye 24 1690/1 Weir married William Jaques of ye parrish of St Sepulker & Sarah Graby of ye parrish of St Michael Basingshaw By Lycense in St Alban Wood Street Church." 7 August 1691 (OS) William son of Thomas Achurch Citizen and Haberdasher of London apprenticed to William Ja...
by silverly
Sun Jun 23, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: American Jewelry
Topic: Silver Brooch INGWAING
Replies: 6
Views: 1494

Re: Silver Brooch INGWAING

This is from the uspto.gov site: Word Mark INGWA Translations The word "INGWA" is a variant spelling of applicant's Chinese name Ing-Hwa which means "prosperity" in English. Goods and Services (CANCELLED) IC 014. US 002 027 028 050. G & S: jewelry. FIRST USE: 19850200. FIRST ...
by silverly
Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: Mexican Silversmiths
Topic: F Sanborns Silversmith Mark Question
Replies: 3
Views: 880

Re: F Sanborns Silversmith Mark Question

Thank you. I've seen quite a variety of Sanborn marks, but very little with added silversmiths. Maybe someday someone will reoognize this one.
by silverly
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: Mexican Silversmiths
Topic: F Sanborns Silversmith Mark Question
Replies: 3
Views: 880

Re: F Sanborns Silversmith Mark Question

A better image of the mark:

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