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Forrester, Joseph James (1809–1861), wine merchant and topographer, was born at Kingston upon Hull on 27 May 1809, the only son of Patrick Forrester (1772–1846), jeweller and goldsmith, and his wife, Sarah, née Weddell (1777–1856). Nothing is known of his early years, but in 1831 he went to ...

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Gilbert, Charles Sandoe (1760–1831), druggist and topographer, the son of Thomas Gilbert, was born in Kenwyn, near Truro, Cornwall. With a Mr Powell he earned considerable sums travelling throughout Devon and Cornwall selling medicines. Calling himself Dr Gilbert he continued the business alone after ...

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Gray, William (bap. 1601, d. 1674), chorographer and merchant, was baptized at St Nicholas's Church, Newcastle upon Tyne, on 21 September 1601, the eldest of the eleven children of Cuthbert Gray (d. 1623), merchant, and his wife, Elizabeth Huntley (fl. 1600–1644)...