EARLY LEXINGTON KY MERCHANTS (1787 - 1820)

MERCHANTS OF EARLY LEXINGTON [KY]

Source: The Early Life of Lexington [KY] before the Year 1820, Mary Estelle Delcamp, A Thesis Submitted to the Faculty of Transylvania College in Candidacy for the Degree of Master of Arts June, 1916

NAME KIND OF STORE FIRST NOTICE
Alley, Amos Shoe May 5, 1812
Anderson, Geo Grocer Mar. 3, 1812
Ashton & Overall Hardware & Medicine Feb. 7, 1799
Ayres, Sam Jeweller Jan. 23, 1790
Barr, Robt. General Mar. 21. 1795
Barton &Co. General Sept. 3, 1806
Baylor & Son Liquors Jan. 4, 1803
Beall & Co. General Apr. 18, 1789
Beatty & Co. Dry Goods Apr. 12, 1790
Bledsoe & Baylor General Jan. 12, 1801
Boggs & Anderson General Jan. 17, 1795
Bradford, John Bookstore June 27, 1795
Burrowes, Nathan General July 1, 1797
Byers & Kirkpatrick General Feb. 12, 1791
Clarke, J. General May 25, 1793
Clay, J. General Dec. 5, 1799
Coons, John & David Coppersmith Jan. 2, 1796
Cox, Benjamin Saddler July 12, 1794
Crozier & Co. General July 6, 1793
Duncan & Holmes General Feb. 12, 1791
Duncan, John Confectioner Jan. 30, 1815
Elliott & Williams General Mar. 31, 1792
Fletcher, Henry Fancy Articles Jan. 1, 1819
Forrest, M. General Nov. 8, 1794
Gardner & Boardman General Nov. 7, 1798
Geib, Geo. Music Jan. 17, 1814
Giron & H.I.I. Robert Confectioner Nov. 21, 1814
Goudy, John General Sept. 6, 1788
Goudy & Williams General Dec. 5, 1789
Graham & Co. Hardware Sept. 26, 1795
Halstead & Co. General Jan. 16, 1806
Hart, Nathan General May 16, 1799
Hart, Thos. & Son General Dec. 7, 1794
Henderson, Joseph General Dec. 21, 1793
Higmon Jeweller Jan 24, 1799
Hise, Fred Grocer Dec. 25, 1805
Holmes & Co. General Feb. 20, 1790
Holmes, Robt. Paints Dec. 19, 1795
Humphreys, Chas. General July 5, 1797
Humphreys, David Coppersmith June 13, 1789
Hunt, A. & J.W. General July 25, 1795
Irwin & Bryson General Dec. 29, 1793
January, Peter & Son General Dec. 20, 1788
January, Saml. General Nov. 19, 1791
January, Thos. General May 3, 1788
Johnson & Warner Bookstore May 2, 1809
Jordan, John Jr. General Feb. 28, 1798
Kiser, Christopher General Dec. 29, 1792
Leavy, William General Mar. 26, 1791
LeGrand, Abner General Jan. 16, 1806
Lemon, James General June 9, 1792
Logan, David & Co. Ladies Fashionable S May 14, 1811
Logan, Julia Millinery May 21, 1805
Macbean, Wm. General August 27, 1796
M'Calla Hardware Aug. 28, 1804
M'Gregor, A. General Dec. 15, 1792
M'Ilvain, Hugh General July 5, 1788
Mentelle, Woldemarde General Jan. 8, 1811
Moody & Downing General Dec. 24, 1796
Morrison, James General Aug. 25, 1792
Morton, Wm. General Dec. 4, 1790
Moylan, John General Feb. 25, 1792
Novel, J. Dry Goods Jan. 7, 1820
Oliver, J. Seeds Feb. 14, 1798
Patterson & Byers General Nov. 24, 1792
Parker, Alex. & James General May 17, 1788
Parker, Robt. General May 17, 1788
Plain, Godfrey Baker May 5, 1812
Plimpton, Mrs. Millinery Apr. 14, 1820
Pindell. I.H. Wholesale Grocer Jan. 30, 1815
Porter, Robt. & Andrew General Mar. 4, 1794
Poyzer & Co. General Jan. 10, 1798
Prentiss, N. General Jan. 31, 1810
Price, Sam'l. & Co. General Feb. 18, 1797
Reid, Thos. Copper & Tin Oct. 3, 1798
Robert, H.I.I. Confectioner Nov. 14, 1814
Ross, Wm. Shoes Nov. 24, 1792
Sanders, Lewis & Co. General July 6, 1801
Satterwhite, M. General Nov. 29, 1794
Saunders, Mrs. Millinery Apr. 14, 1820
Schatzell, J.P. Hardware Aug. 27, 1811
Seitz & Lauman General Jan. 5, 1793
Short & Co. General Jan. 23, 1790
Smart, Geo. Clocks & Watches Dec. 20, 1790
Smith & Todd Grocer Dec. 20, 1817
Stewart, James A. General Dec. 15, 1792
Stout, Benj General Jan. 31, 1795
Taylor, W.B. General Nov. 28, 1789
Teagarden, Geo. General June 23, 1792
Teagarden & M'Cullough General Feb. 7, 1789
Telfair, Isaac Dry Goods Jan. 7, 1792
Terrass Confectioner May 2, 1814
Todd, Wm. Watches Feb. 28, 1795
Trotter & Scott General Dec. 6, 1794
Vancouver, Chas. General Mar. 15, 1790
Warren, John General Aug. 2, 1788
Weber, Geo. Baker Oct. 22, 1796
West, Edw. Clocks & Watches Aug. 9, 1788
West, Wm. General June 25, 1796
Weir, James * Grocer Jan. 17, 1809
Wilson & Parker General Nov. 28, 1789
White, Chas. Coppersmith Dec. 12, 1789
White, Mrs. Millinery May 1, 1804
White, Wm. Saddler June 28, 1794
Wood, Nicholas Baker Sept. 26, 1789
Wood, Robt. Tin articles Dec. 10, 1791

[author's] N.B. In the case of one or two, the date given may not be the very first notice; But even in those cases the date is within an issue or two of the very first notice.

*A handwritten note says: the letter books of this merchant are in the Draper Collection in the Library of Wisconsin Historical Society. G.R.T.

Transcribed March 2001 by pb

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