Tagged: Birmingham

Birmingham Bankrupts 1820 to 1843

Below is a list of people that were declared bankrupt between 1820 and 1843 extracted from The Bankrupt Directory; George Elwick; London; Simpkin, Marshall and Co.; 1843.   Adams Joseph, Birmingham, victualler, May 13, 1831. Adcock Henry Wray, Birmingham, dealer, Dec. 22, 1821. Adcock Henry Wray, Birmingham, gilt toy maker, Dec. 15, 1826. Adcock William...

Birmingham Riots 1791

What Led to the Birmingham Riots of 1791

History of the Churches and Sects, 1781-1791—Dr. Priestley and Catherine Hutton—Growth of Dissent—The Test Acts—Dr. Priestley and his opponents—Wilful misconstruction—Sympathy with the French Revolution—Gillray’s Cartoon : ” A Birmingham Toast”— An inflammatory hand-bill and its results—Announcement of the Meeting of July 14. in entering upon the religious and political history of the few years which...

Surnames A Wrightsons Directory of Birmingham 1818

Aaron Abraham, Great Brooke-street Aaron David, pawnbroker, Edgbaston-street Aaron John, ditto, ditto Aaron Solomon and Co. black lead pencil makers, Digbeth Aaron Levi, watch maker and pawnbroker, Dale End Abberley George, tailor, Exeter-row Abbott Elizabeth, victualler, Navigation-street Abbott Thomas, brass founder and lamp manufacturer, Park-street