T.  English & European Clock Makers

 

Tailour, Edward. London. 1629. A member of the Blacksmiths’  Company.

Tailor, John.   London.   1629.

Tallis, Aaron. London. Clock-makers’ Company.    1721.

Tanner, Joseph. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1682.

Tarts, J. London. A name used on many watches and supposed to be fictitious.

Taylor, Abraham.      London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1668.

Taylor,   Benjamin.    London. 1796. Clockmakers’ Company.

Taylor,    Charles.      London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1723.

Taylor,     Charles.       Bristol. 1828.

Taylor,     Elliott.       London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1800-40.    Holborn.

Taylor,   Edward.       London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1811. Leadenhall Street.

Taylor, George. Wolverhampton.    1851.    Maker of  self-correcting day clocks.

Taylor, George. London. 1715. Took as apprentice Rebeckah Fisher,  who  was  bound to him and his wife for seven years.

Taylor, Henry. London. 1765.

Taylor, James.  Strichen. 1799-1846.   A Scottish maker who put out many excellent tall-case clocks.

Taylor,    James.  London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1811. Sweeting’s Alley, Cornhill.

Taylor,    Jasper.  London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1694. Signed his watches “JasperTaylor in Holbourn.”

Taylor,   Jasper,   2.    London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1729. Warden 1751, 52, 53 Master 1754. Left £10 to the Clock-makers’ Company in 1770.

Taylor, John. London. Clock-makers’ Company.    1687.

Taylor, John. London. Clock-makers’ Company.   1702.

Taylor, Richard. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1655.

Taylor, Richard. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1724

Taylor, Richard. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1728.

Taylor, Samuel. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1788. Warden 1804, 05, 06. Master 1807.

Taylor, Samuel. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1830. Holborn.

Taylor, Thomas. London. 1646-95. Warden 1662,63,65, 66, 67. Master 1668, 69, and 1687. Admitted to Clockmakers’ Company 1646.   Died 1695.

Taylor, Thomas, in Holbourn. London. 1685. Member of Clockmakers’ Company. Maker of a repeating watch.

Taylor, Thomas. London. Admitted to Clockmakers’ Company 1703. “In Hol-bourne.” Warden 1707, 08, 09.   Master 1710.

Taylor, William. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1682.

Tebball, Benjamin. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1683.

Tebbatt,  Benoni. London. 1688. Made watches; one was seized as being of “coarse and unwarrantable Gold.”

Temple, Thomas. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1720.

Templer, Charles. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1673.

Tenant, Leonard. London. 1617. Made a new, clock and chimes for St. Margaret’s, Westminster, at this date.

Tennant, Thomas. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1668.

Terold, Henry. Ipswich, Eng, Seventeenth  century.

Terrot, Phe., a Geneve.   1725.

Terrier, James. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1694.

Terrier, Mary. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1713.

Terrier, Thomas. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1694.

Tertre, Chas. Du. Paris. Louis XVI. clock, ormolu case.

Thatcher, George. Cranbrook. 1760.

Thacke, Philip. London. 1685-1700. Maker of tall clocks in inlaid walnut cases.

Thiout l’Aine. Paris. 1741. Made odd and curious repeating watches and  clocks.

Thirmire,    Paris.    1804. Maker of gilt Empire clocks.

Thomas, John.   London. 1743.

Thomas, John. Caerleon. 1817. Made   a   clock   which   ran three hundred and eighty-four days with one winding.

Morris, Thomas. Wales. 1775.

Thomequez, Abraham. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1675

Thomire et Cie. Paris. 1820. Maker of a clock in Buckingham Palace.

Thompson, John. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1662.

Thompson, John. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1720.

Thompson, John. London. 1781.

Thompson, Isaac. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1699.

Thompson, Robert. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1681.

Thompson, Troughton. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1721.

Thompson, William. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1708.

Thompson, William. Chester.  1743

Thomson, Alexander. Edinburgh. 1736. One of the earliest of many Scottish makers of this name, most of whom were settled in Edinburgh, Andrew Thomson of Glasgow being in business as late as 1841.

Thornton, Henry. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1699.

Thornton, Henry. London. 1729. Maker of very choice repousse watches was in Tzar’s collection.  He  had  considerable trade in Russia, and one of his long-case chiming clocks is in the Winter Palace, St. Petersburg.

Thornton, John. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1721.

Thorogood, John. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1660

Thorowgood, Frederick. London. Clockmakers’ GJmpany. 1811. Wood Street, Cheapside.

Thorowgood, Luke. London. 1768. Apprentice of Thomas Hunter.

Thorowgood, William. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1660.

Thorowgood, William. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1821. Fan Street, Aldersgate Street.

Thorpe, Thomas. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1821. Red Lion Street, Clerkenwell.

Threlkeld in the Strand. 1709.

Thuret,  Paris. 1668.

Thwayts, Aynesworth, of London. 1740-80. Built the clock which is in the tower of St. Michael’s Church, Charleston, S. C. It was sent over in 1764 and was described by the maker as “a strong 30 hour clock to show the hour four ways, to strike the hour on the largest bell, & the quarters on four bells as the Royal Exchange, London.” Up to 1849 there were no minute hands. In that year, with the consent of the vestry, the City Council added them.

Thwaites, John. London. 1780-1820. Clockmakers’ Company. Warden 1810, 11, 12, 13. Master 1815. Made the clock in the tower of St. Paul’s Chapel, New York City, in 1798.

Thwaites & Reed, London. 1817-40.

Thylet,  Maker  of  a watch and chatelaine which belonged to Queen Anne.

Tilly, Joseph. London. Clock-makers’ Company.    1703.

Tipping, George. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1674.

Tobias, Morris. London. 1800. Maker of curious clock in Gothic design with mechanical figures and musical movement.

Tobias, Morris & Co. London. 1830. “Maker to the Admiralty.”

Tobias, Morris J. Liverpool. 1840. Maker of very fine gold watch with engraved case.

Tolby, Charles. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1720.

Tolley, Charles. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1683.

Tolley, Charles. London. 1713-30. Beadle of Clockmakers’ Company.

Tollison, John. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1714.

Tomlinson, Thomas. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1647.

Tomlinson, William. London. 1699-1733. Admitted to Clockmakers’ Company 1699. Assistant 1726.   Master 1733.

Tomlyns, Nicholas. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1647-95

Tompion, Thomas. London. Clockmakers’ Company. Warden 1700, 01, 02. Master 1703. Called “Father of English Clockmakers.” Admitted 1671, died 1713.

Tompion, Thomas, Jr.   1702.

Tompion, Thomas, & Edward Banger. Thomas Tompion 2, son of Thomas Tompion. Apprenticed to Charles Kemp. Freeman 1702. See Edward Banger.

Tompion & Dent. London. 1687.

Torado, Francis. “Gray’s In.” 1633-60. Admitted a brother Clockmakers’ Company 1633.

Torin, Daniel. London. 1766. Hoxton Square. Mahogany case tall clock.

Torriana, . London. 1661. Was an engineer and mathematician as well as clock-maker.

Toshach, Patrick. Perth. 1785. He   was  a  maker  of  highclass musical and chamber clocks.

Tothaker, William. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1703.

Toulmin, Samuel. London. 1759-70 He was a “Citizen and Joiner” but by trade a clockmaker.

Tounsend, John. London. 1632. Got in trouble with the Clockmakers’ Company.

Tounsend, Samuel. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1702.

Toutin, Henry. Blois. 1630-40.

Toutin, Jean. Chateau Surr. 1630. One of those who early applied enamel to watch-cases.

Toweson, F.    London.    1750.

Tracey, S.   London.    1700.

Tracy, Stephen. Rotterdam. 1700 Maker of a round gold watch enamelled by Heraud.

Tregent, James. London. 1758-81.

Tregent, James. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1770-1800. “At this date, 1775, he lived at 26 Cranbone Street, Leicester Sqr.”

Trent, William. London. 1760. Maker of silver double-case watch.

Trigg, Thomas. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1701.

Triggs, Thomas. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1708.

Trippett, Robert. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1700.

Trippett, William. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1706.

Tritschler & Co. London. 1835-40.

Troughton, Edward. London. 1780-1835. Inventor of machine for wheel-cutting.

Trowe, Gilbert. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1721.

Trubshawe. London. Clock-makers’ Company. 1686. Warden 1714.

Trury a Geneve. Early nineteenth century. Maker of fine watches.

Tunnell, John. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1807. Fleet Street. In 1840 in Lynn, Norfolk.

Tupman, George. London. 1790-1830. Made chiming clocks.

Turner,     Joseph.       London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1717.

Turveen,    Jarrett.      London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1688.

Tutet,      Edward.     London. 1766-90.   Clockmakers’ Company. Warden in 1783,84,85. Master 1786. In business in 1781, 10 Fenchurch Street.

Tutet,  Edward,  2.    London. Clockmakers’ Company. 170.6-1811. Pigs-Key, Bridewell.

Tuttell, Thomas.      London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1695.

Twhing, James.       London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1688.

Twyford, Robert. London. Clockmakers’ Company. 1781.

Tyhusen, Dirk. Wes Zaan-dam. About 1710. Friesland clock, polished and etched iron dial. Open lantern shaped case with brass columns. Pendulum a man on horseback.

Tyrer, Thomas. London. 1782. He is a claimant for having invented the duplex escapement.