Gough, John B. (NY)
John B. Gough
Bookbinder (and later lecturer on temperance)
New York 1.
b. Sandgate, Kent Aug. 22 1817
(1839) " in 1839 , and became a bookbinder on his own account; but
intemperance prevented his success." Francis Samuel Drake, Dictionary of
American Biography, 1872, pg 372
"John was a poor and friendless bookbinder in Newburryport, Mass. in the
employ of Mr Tilton" Easton Gazette, easton MA. Aug. 3, 1867.