Floyd, Benjamin (Portsmouth, NH)
New Hampshire 1.
(1803) "As he has just commenced Business"... "Benjamin Floyd, Respectfully
informs his friends and the public in general, that he has removed to the
Store lately occupied by Capt. Larkin in Broad street, where he intends
carrying on the Bookbinding Business." Portsmouth Oracle, Portsmouth New
Hampshire, November, 19, 1803
(1804) Has for sale at his Bookbinding shop, in Broad-street -11 dozen very
nice American Sheep Skins" New Hampshire Gazette, Portsmouth, New Hampshire
February, 21, 1804.
(1804) Benjamin Floyd...has removed from Broad street, to the Chamber over
Mr, N. B. Folsom's Store in Rockingham-Row Fronting The Parade , Congress
Street.Portsmouth Oracle, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, October 6, 1804.
(1805) "Benjamin Floyd informs the public , that he has formed a connection
in the Book-Binding business which in future will be carried on under the firm
of Floyd & Hart".... Benjamin Floyd and William Hart. New Hampshire Gazette,
Portsmouth, New Hampshire. August 6, 1805.
(1806) " In Portsmouth, Mr Benjamin Floyd, Bookbinder, to Miss Elizabeth
Hickey." marriage announcement in a MA. newspaper of a marriage in NH.
Merrimack Magazine April, 5 1804.
(1806) "Benjamin Floyd Respectfully inform his Friends and the public in
general that he still carries on the Book-Binding Business in its various
branches at his Bindery over Mr Natham B. Folsom's Congress street."
Portsmouth Oracle, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, June 7, 1806
( 1807) Brick Buildings in Congress street. "Has removed from the brick
buildings in Congress street, to a store in Market-street next door north of
Messrs. H. & B. Penhallow's store" New Hampshire Gazette, Portsmouth, April,
(1807) Market street, Floyd & Wentworth (Joshua Wentworth) "and has
entered into Co-partnership with Joshua Wentworth jr. under the firm of Floyd
& Wentworth" ibid.
(1807) Benjamin is selling off his stock of books in order to concentrate
on bookbinding: Portsmouth Oracle, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, December 19,