American Silversmiths

William Dawes


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William Dawes
  • Born: England
  • Marriage (1): Sarah Miller

  General notes:

Silversmith and clockmaker

  Events in his life were:

  • He worked circa 1803-1804 as a silversmith and clockmaker in Elizabethtown NJ
  • He was a partner in 1804-1805 with Enos Woodruff in Elizabethtown NJ as DAWES & WOODRUFF.
  • Advertised in the New Jersey Journal (Elizabeth NJ), 1804, announcing that "The subscribers take this method of informing the Public that they have entered into a line of their profession under the firm name of Dawes and Woodruff, in Elizabethtown, at the shop formerly occupied by Robinson Thomas as a store, where they carry on the different branches of Watch and Clock Making and Silver- Plating on the most accommodating terms; and they flatter themselves by a steady attention to business, they will receive a proportionate share of the liberality of the Public.
    N.B. Any quantity or quality of articles in the above business may be had at their shop on the shortest notice.
  • He worked circa 1805-1814 as a silversmith and clockmaker in Elizabethtown NJ

William married Sarah Miller, daughter of Robert Miller and Sarah Kennedy. (Sarah Miller was born in Essex NJ.)

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