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1801 Born in Westbury, Wilts, son of William and Hannah Gerish
1831 His shop was in East Road, Shoreditch, Hackney
1836 Ironmonger, of East Road, Hoxton
1840 Established S. Gerish and Co
1851 Francis William Gearish 50, smith and ironmonger employing 30 men and 14 boys, living in Hoxton with Elizabeth Beady Gearish 50, Elizabeth W Gearish 20, Mary Ann Gearish 18, William Gesrish 16, Samuel Gesrish 14, Martha Gearish 12, Francis Gearish 10
1861 Thomas William Gerish 59, engineer and ironmonger, Elizabeth H Gerish 60, William Gerish 25, Samuel Gerish 24, Frances Gerish 21, Martha Gerish 22
1864 Smith and ironmonger, of East Road, Hoxton. Died in London. Executors were William Gerish, engineer, and Samuel Gerish, smith