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BuilderID 2852

Builder Identification

Born c.1800 in MA; operated bell foundry by 1820; partner of Joseph Ware in Holbrook & Ware of Medway, MA, 1837-50, bells and chamber organs; retired 1871; d. 1875.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North America Organ Builders by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). --

    Born c. 1800 in MA; father of Edwin Lafayette Holbrook, grandfather of Edwin Handel Holbrook, cousin of Josiah [Joseph?] Ware; operated bell foundry by 1820; partner of Josiah Ware in Holbrook & Ware of Medway, MA, 1837-1850, bells and chamber organs; retired 1871; died 20 Mar. 1875 in East Medway, MA. Staff: Henry Pratt.

Database Entries

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