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us: Johnson, Joseph, 1738-1809


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    • us: Johnson, J. (Joseph), 1738-1809
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1738-11-15
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1809-12-20
    • Birth Place

        Everton (Liverpool, England)
    • Associated Locale

        London (England)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: The Golden Anchor in Fenchurch Street , London
        • Affiliation Address:
        • City: London
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: Lombard Street , London
        • Affiliation Address:
        • City: London
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: The sign of Mead's Head at 12 or 14 Fish Hill Street , London
        • Affiliation Address:
        • City: London
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: 8 Paternoster Row , London
        • Affiliation Address:
        • City: London
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: 72 St Paul's Churchyard , London
        • Affiliation Address:
        • City: London
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        Bookselling
      • Occupation

          Bookseller
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      • Sources

        • found: Haywood, P. Joseph Johnson ... 1976 (subj) t.p. (Joseph Johnson, publisher, 1738-1809)
        • found: GB 77-05835
        • found: An essay on the principle of population, 1798: t.p. (Printed for J. Johnson)
        • found: Maxted, I. The London book trades, 1775-1800 (Johnson, Joseph; b. 11/15/1738; d. 12/20/1809; bookseller)
        • found: Oxford dictionary of national biography, 17 June 2013 (Johson, Joseph; born 15 November 1738 at Everton, near Liverpool; died in London at 72 St. Paul's Churchyard on 20 December 1809; bookseller; after an apprenticeship began his trade in May 1761; three addresses in the first year: first The Golden Anchor in Fenchurch Street; then Lombard Street; then at the sign of Mead's Head at 12 or 14 Fish Hill Street; in 1765 moved to 8 Paternoster Row; after a fire destroyed the shop on 8 January 1770 Johnson moved to 72 St Paul's Churchyard where he lived and worked the rest of his life; partnership with Benjamin Davenport 1765-1767; partnership with John Payne from 1768-8 January 1770)
      • Change Notes

        • 1977-05-24: new
        • 2016-06-21: revised
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