The Company of Watermen & Lightermen : Reassignment Index 1688-1908.
This CD lists some 12,000 apprentices that were reassigned from their original master to another. In some cases to more than one other master.
The entries were extracted from the Apprenticeship Bindings Indexes that cover the same time period.A typical entry reads as follows:
6687. LEGON GEORGE GAMBLES BOUND 1851 DEC 11 REASSIGNED 1858 JAN 14 TO JUDITH LEGON
(Whom I happen to know was his mother).
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Transcribed by Robert Cottrell.
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