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Jabez Johnson, Hodgkinson and Pearson

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Jabez Johnson, Hodgkinson and Pearson Cotton spinners and weavers of 105-7 Portland Street, Manchester.

1892 The company was registered on 9 January, to acquire the businesses of Jabez Johnson and Co, George Hodgkinson and Sons and Thomas Pearson and Son, manufacturers of cotton, woollen and linen quilts, cotton blankets. [1]

Also owned George Mort and Co

1929 Joined 6 other manufacturers to form the Quilt Manufacturers company[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. The Times, Jul 16, 1929