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Mettez, Theophilus, 1764-


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    • Mettez, T. (Theophilus), 1764-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        1764
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1812
        • Affiliation End: 1818
        • Organization: Richard Press
    • Associated Locale

        Detroit (Mich.)
    • Gender

        male
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  • Sources

    • found: A short historical catechism, containing a summary of sacred history, and Christian doctrine, 1812:title page (Theophilus Mettez)
    • found: A bibliography of Father Richard's press in Detroit, 1955:page vii (Theophilus Mettez; came to Richard Press in 1812 as apprentice printer; first apprentice printer in Detroit) page 33 (Theophilus Mettez had 5 children, but only a daughter named Lydia married and had children)
    • found: Early Catholic Americana, 1939:page xxiii (Theophilus Mettez; worked as a printer at Father Richard's press from 1812 until about 1818)
    • found: Early printing in Michigan, 1931:page 49 (Theophilus Mettez; of French-Canadian descent but raised in Detroit; came to Richard Press as printer in 1812) pages 62-63 (Mettez's printing activity seems to have ceased between 1816 and 1818; Mettez had a son, Theophilus Mettez, Jr., who later also became a printer)
    • found: OCLC WorldCat, 29 January 2013(heading: Mettez, Theophilus; Mettez, Theophilus, b. 1764; usage: Theophilus Mettez; T. Mettez)
    • found: Ancestry, via WWW, Oct. 25, 2017:Michigan Compiled Census, 1821 (Theophilus Mettez, Sr.; res. Detroit)
    • found: MWA/NAIP files, Oct. 25, 2017(access point: Mettez, Theophilus, 1764-; note: although no obituary or death notice could be located, he was living at least as late as 1821, according to the Michigan Compiled Census)
    • notfound: American biographical archive via World biographical information system online, 30 January 2013
  • Change Notes

    • 2013-01-31: new
    • 2017-11-09: revised
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