Tuthill, John L. ( Lancaster, OH)

John L Tuthill*

Bookbinder and Blank Book Manufacturer


Ohio (1827)1.

  1. Tuthill  was born in Otsego County N.Y. 1808, learned bookbinding in New
    York. Wiseman states that he learned bookbinding in N.Y in 1827 and moved to
    Lancaster in 1827??. He opened up a bindery with a Mr Ackley (could this be
    Richard Ackley who was known to be in N.Y.  in 1800) . Charles Milton Lewis
    Wiseman, Centennial History of Lancaster, Ohio, pg. 288

  2. sold to Hopkins & Symonds in 1841 but continued to work as a bookbinder
    until 1847 when appointed to clerk in the war department ibid

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