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George Gilliam 1894 – 1912

The last Gilllam to run the business before the hand over. He was a well known maker and silversmith. In this time George ran the business by himself for many years. In the london census he is listed as a silver smith for over 40 years.

Right now over ten items of his can be bought online.


  • George Gilliam
  • Father: John Gilliam
  • Mother: Sarah Gilliam
  • Born: 1854, oxfordshire
  • Lived/employment: Silversmith (1891 census)
  • Married: Annie Gilliam
  • Children: George Jnr
  • Died: July 1912

Notice from the Gazette:

N OTICe is hereby given, that the Partnership hereto- »^ fore subsisting between George Gilliam, Henry • Gilliam, and William Gilliam, carrying on business as Silversmiths, at No. 6, Serle-street, Lincoln’s-inn-fields, in the county of Middlesex, under the style of Gilliam and Co., has been dissolved, by mutual consent, as from the 2nd day of April, 1889; and that all debts due to or owing by the late firm will be received and paid by the said George Gilliam and Henry Gilliam, who will in future carry on the business on their own account.— Dated this 2nd day of April, 1889.

George Gilliam. Henry Gillam. William Gilliam

1871 census:

1891 census:

1901 census:

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