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Clockmakers and craftsmen of the Avery family in Connecticut

Amos G. Avery

Clockmakers and craftsmen of the Avery family in Connecticut

by Amos G. Avery

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Published by Connecticut Historical Society in Hartford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Connecticut
    • Subjects:
    • Avery family.,
    • Clock and watch making -- Connecticut -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Clock and watch makers -- Connecticut -- Biography.,
    • Connecticut -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAvery family clockmakers., Avery clockmakers and craftsmen.
      StatementAmos G. Avery.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS543.U6 A84 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 165 p., [4] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2414333M
      ISBN 100940748940
      LC Control Number87072835
      OCLC/WorldCa18428639

      For example, Ebenezer Parmele, of Guilford, Connecticut, made a public clock for the Meeting House of the Guilford church. It was installed there by him Decem According to Penrose R. Hoopes in Connecticut Clockmakers of the Eighteenth Century “this Guilford Clock was the first steeple clock setup in Connecticut. One of these apprentices was Eli Terry, who became, with the possible exception of Seth Thomas, the most famous clockmaker in Connecticut. Another early clockmaker who should be mentioned at this point was Daniel Burnap. Very little is known about him except that he made clocks be tween and at Andover, Massachusetts, and at Hartford.

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Clockmakers and Craftsmen of the Avery Family in Connecticut by Avery, Amos G. Hartford, Connecticut: The Connecticut Historical Society, First edition, second printing []. Brown cloth lettered in gilt, pages, no dustjacket as issued.

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No events listed. Concerning the life of Captain James Avery of Groton, Connecticut. Biography of Captain James AVERY Captain James Avery, only child of Christopher Avery, and the founder of the family that is known as the Groton Averys, was born in England, aboutdied Ap He came to America with his father, and lived at Gloucester.

The Avery Memorial, with its granite column and bronze bust of Captain James Avery (), founder of the Groton Averys, stands on the site of the house in Groton long known as "The Hive of the Averys." Here, the second Captain James Avery, oldest son of the founder, lived with his family from until his death in CONNECTICUT CLOCK / MAKERS fireplace added a note of cheer and comfort to the family circle came a period of design craftsmen trained by their fathers in one particular phase of the work.

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