Apprenticeships

Below is a list of known apprenticeships entered into by Wing residents (either as apprentice or as master) which will be expanded as I come across further records. As a bonus, most apprenticeship records also noted the details of the apprentice’s father’s name and occupation.

George ADAMS son of George Adams of Wing in the County of Buckingham grazier to …..Mason 7 years 20 September 1669 [Cordwainers Company]

Adam AYRES fil Ralph Ayres de Wing in Comitas Bucks gardiner to Richard Ayres 7 years 11 December 1692

James BRISTOW son of Tho Bristow of Asecott in Com Bux yeoman to Jno Thomas 7 yrs 9 May 1695 [Haberdashers]

Joseph COCKING fil Leonard Cocking de Wyn in Comitas Bucks yeoman defunct to Thomas Dowdeswell 7 years 19 Jul 1687 [Tallowchandlers Company]

Tho COOKE son of Wm Cooke late of Wing in the County of Bucks husbandman deced to Wm Walker 12 April 1738 [Dyers Company]

Thomas HICKS son of William Hicks of Wing in the County of Bucks tailor binds himself to William Palmer citizen & feltmaker of London for 7 years 20 February 1681/2

Henry LUCAS son of John of Wing in the County of Bucks keeper to Roger Bridgewater 7 yeares 6 September 1695 [Joiners & Ceilers]

William LUCAS son of John Lucas of Wing in the County of Bucks keeper binds himself to George Mirehouse citizen & currier of London for 7 years 20 October 1694

John MAINE son of John Maine of Wing in the County of Bucks taylor binds himself to Charles Cotton citizen and farrier of London for 7 years from 25 Aprill 1698

Michael MAY fil Michael de Wing in Comitas Bucks grocer defunct to William Gurney 7 years 5 Oct 1687 [Tallowchandlers Company]

Simon MAUND sonne of Simon Maund of Wing in the County of Bucks yeoman to John Mount 8 yeares 23 October 1644 [Joiners & Ceilers]

Leonard MELL son of Leonard of Wing in the County of Bucks gent to Edward Barker 7 yers 22 Aprill 1684 [Joiners & Ceilers]

Thomas REDMAN son of Henry Redman of Ascott in the County of Bucks gent to John Bell 7 yeares 13 Jun 1712 Paternoster Row haberdasher

Matt STEVENS fil Thomas Stevens de Wing in Com Bucks yeoman to John Vaughn 7 years 16 July 1674 [Joiners & Ceilers]

Charles STURGEON son of George Sturgeon late of Wing in the County of Bucks gentleman deceased binds himself to Walter Bull citizen & haberdasher of London for 9 yers 20 February 1662/3

Thomas THEED son of William Theed late of Crafton in the County of Bucks gent to Wm Doldene 7 yeares 10 Mar 1692 [Skinners]

William WEBB sonn of Adam Webb late of Winge in Com Bucks shooemaker to William Lamddden 7 years 7 November 1682 [Joiners & Ceilers]