N.B.MICROFILM: all of the items below must be consulted on microfilm.
|Ms 7158/1||1613-1790||(Vols 1 & 2 badly damaged; all vols|
ALPHABETICAL LISTS OF FREEMEN:
See List of members 1650-1780 (1995) compiled by the Cutlers' Company. The list is arranged alphabetically and gives dates of freedom. It is held in Guildhall Library Printed Books Section. A post-1780 list is held by the Company and is still being added to. The only useful manuscript list is the QUARTERAGE BOOK Ms 7169, below; other alphabetical lists are badly damaged and almost illegible.
APPRENTICE BINDINGS BOOKS:
|Ms 7146/1-36||1442/3-97/8||(Wardens' accounts; unindexed)|
|Ms 7147/1||1586-1621||(Wardens' accounts; unindexed)|
|Ms 7160/1||1703-1801||(Orphans' Tax book; largely illegible; unindexed)|
|Ms 20957||1704-5||(1 sheet only)|
|Ms 7160/2||1801-48||(Orphans' Tax book; unindexed)|
ALPHABETICAL LISTS OF APPRENTICES:
See Cliff Webb's London Livery Company Apprenticeship Registers, Vol.35 Cutlers' Company 1442-8, 1565-1800 (2001). Compiled from Mss 7146/1-36, 7147/1, 7151/3, 5-6 and 7159/1-3. Indexed by names of apprentice and master, subjects and places. Available in Guildhall Library Printed Books Section and Manuscripts Section reading room.
|Ms 7170||1738-69||(Largely illegible)|
|Ms 7169||1779-92||(Alphabetically arranged)|
|Ms 7151/2-9||1670-1730,||(All vols unindexed)|
Last updated July 2007
Livery Company Membership Guide, list of companies
Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section