J.F. Fradley & Co.
New York, NY 1884-1936
Founded by Joseph F. Fradley, who began working in 1867 and started
producing sterling goods in 1873. Makers of sterling holloware, vanity
items, and novelties.
Robert Frazer, Sr. (b. 1770 d. 1851)
Paris, KY c. 1799 and Lexington, KY 1799-1851
In partnership with Thomas Phillips as Phillips & Frazier c. 1799.
George Franciscus, Jr.
Baltimore, MD 1810-1818 and Lancaster, PA 1819-1840
New York, NY 1804-1827
Leesburg, VA 1828-1835; Raymond, MS 1837-1850; Brandon, MS 1860;
and Henderson, TX 1870-1879
Philadelphia, PA c. 1795-1798; Paris, KY 1799-1801; and Lexington, KY 1801-1810
Was in the partnership of Frazer & Phillips with Thomas Phillips in 1799.
Robert Frazer, Jr.
Lexington, KY 1800-1860
Theodore W. Foster & Bros. Co.
Providence, RI 1898-1951
Successors to Foster & Bailey. Makers of gold, sterling, and silverplate novelties
Foster & Bailey
Providence, RI 1878-1898
Successor to White, Foster & Co. and a precursor to the Theodore W. Foster &
Bro. Co. who continued to use the F&B flag mark for a while. Makers of sterling
novelties and vanity items.
N. & T. Foster
Newburyport, MA 1823-1887
A partnership between Nathaniel Foster and Thomas Foster.
Boston, MA c. 1785-1839
Foster & Purple
Columbus, GA 1844-1845
Partnership of William Foster and
Samuel B. Purple. Silversmiths and jewelers.
Fowle & Kirkland
Northampton, MA 1828-1833
Nathaniel Fowle and Samuel Kirkland.
Newburyport, MA 1823-1860
In the partnership of N. & T. Foster 1823-1860.
John T. Fox
Rochester, NY c. 1841-c. 1891
Was a partner in the firm of C.A. Burr & Co. 1857-1863.
Foxcroft & Clark
Baltimore, MD 1831-1839
A partnership between James A. Foxcroft and
Gabriel Duvall Clark.
Northampton, MA c. 1816-1833
John H. Fowle
Northampton, MA c. 1840-1882
The Franklin Mint
Franklin Center, PA 1963-Present
Founded by Joseph M. Segel. Producers of currency for foreign countries.
Makers of a wide array of limited edition art and commemorative and items.
Foster to Frederick
Foster & Richards
New York, NY 1815
John Foster and Thomas Richards.
New York, NY 1809-1818
A partner in the firm of Foster & Richards with Thomas Richards in 1815.
James Alexander Foxcroft
Baltimore, MD 1822-1839
Was in the partnership of Foxcroft & Clark 1831-1839.
William N. Frederick
Chicago, IL 1959-Present
Highly regarded silversmith, primarily producing ecclesiastic silver
and ceremonial objects.
Elliot K. Foster
Indianapolis, IN 1830-c. 1840
Silversmith, clockmaker, and jeweler. Involved in the partnerships
of D.A. Webb & Co. with Daniel A. Webb 1833-1835 and later
Foster & Talbott with Washington H. Talbott c. 1838-1840.
Foster to Frederick
George B. Foster
Salem, MA 1831-1839 and
Boston, MA 1839-1865
John Foster (1797-1858)
Winchester, VA 1816-1823 and 1826-1831; Harrisonburg, VA 1823; Woodstock,
VA 1825-1826; Martinsburg, VA (now WV), 1831-1835; Williamsport, MD
1836-c. 1840; Clearspring, MD 1842; and Hancock, MD 1850-1858
Was in the partnership of Phillips & Foster with William Phillips 1817-1820.