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1794 Company in existence at this date - see 1819 entry.
1825 '...the Partnership lately carried on by us the undersigned, Edward Nanson, William Holiay, and Thomas Newbould, and Francis Rookby Appleby and John Hingham (as the Executors of the late Thomas Appleby, deceased), at Sheffield, in the County of York, as Common-Brewers and Maltsters, under the firm of Nanson and Company, was and stands dissolved on and from the 1st of January last by mutual consent; and that in future the said trade or business will be carried on by the said Edward Nanson....' 
1841 Partnership dissolved. '...the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us the undersigned, Edward Nanson the elder, Edward Nanson the younger, and John Samuel Nanson, as Common Brewers, at Sheffield, under the firm of Nanson and Co. was this day dissolved, by mutual consent, so far as regards the said Edward Nanson the elder...'
1852 Nanson and Co. ale and porter brewers, 9 Bridge street, and maltsters, 46 Effingham street. Nanson Edward, brewer, &c.; house: Endcliffe crescent. Nanson John Samuel, brewer, &c.; house: Darfield, Occupation road