Jefferys, Thomas, -1771

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1719
Death 1771-11-20
Britons
Undetermined, English

Biographical notes:

London engraver, geographer, and publisher.

A prolific eighteenth century map publisher who between 1751 and 1768 produced important maps of America and the West Indies as well as large-scale English county maps, Jefferys declared bankruptcy in 1765, but continued his ventures with the assistance of friends.

From the description of Letters : [London, Eng.], to the Earl of Morton, 1767 Jan. 17. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 38142487

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Subjects:

  • Publishers and publishing--History--18th century--sources
  • Landowners--Maps--Early works to 1800
  • Geographers--History--18th century--Sources
  • Manuscript maps--Early works to 1800
  • Bankruptcy--History--18th century--Sources
  • Manuscripts--English

Occupations:

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Places:

  • England--London (as recorded)
  • Barbados (as recorded)
  • Bridgetown (Barbados) (as recorded)