3, Craven Buildings, City Road, London
Whereas a Petition of Thomas James Humm, commonly known by the name of Thomas Humm, formerly of Mason's-court, Shoreditch, London, in the county of Middlesex, Journeyman Silversmith, afterwards of Craven-buildings, Queen-street, Pitfield-street, London aforesaid, Manufacturing Silversmith, afterwards of Brookfield-road, Hackney Wick, in the county of Middlesex aforesaid, out of business and employment, afterwards of Gopsall-street, Saint John's-road, Hoxton, London aforesaid, Journeyman Silversmith, afterwards of Lansdowne-place, George-street, London-fields, London aforesaid, Canvasser for a Publisher, afterwards of Dorset-street, Hulme, in the county of Lancaster, Assistant Salesman to an Upholsterer, and for eighteen months last past residing at Brighton-terrace, Stretford, in the said county of Lancaster, Assistant Salesman to an Upholsterer, an insolvent debtor, having been filed in the County Court of Lancashire, at Salford, and an interim order for protection from process having been given to the said Thomas James Humm, under the provisions of the Statutes in that case made and provided, the said Thomas James Humm is hereby required to appear before the said Court, on the 1st day of June next, at ten of the clock in the forenoon precisely, for his first examination touching his debts, estate and effects, and to be further dealt with according to the provisions of the said Statutes; and the choice of the creditors' assignees is to take place at the time so appointed. All persons indebted to the said Thomas James Humm, or that have any of his effects, are not to pay or deliver the same but to Mr. Frederick Copley Hulton, Registrar of the said Court, at his office, the Official Assignee of the estate and effects of the said insolvent.
Source: The London Gazette - 17th May 1861
Thomas Humm entered his marks, 'TH' contained within an oblong punch, with the London Assay Office on the 24th July 1856, 12th August 1856 and on the 21st October 1856. Thomas Humm was recorded as a spoon maker.