Retailer, Wholesaler, and Other Marks

Macomber to Mendel

Frederic William Macomber

Fall River, MA  c. 1855-1877

Simon M. Magnus

Albany, NY c. 1848-1860

James A. Main

Arcade, NY 1859-1861 and Warsaw, NY 1865-1910

Mansfield & Baird

Philadelphia, PA 1871-1876

Frederick W. Marmet

Cincinnati, OH c. 1850-1883

Marsh & Hoffman

Albany, NY 1880-1896
Benjamin Marsh and Frederick W. Hoffman, jewelers and fancy goods merchants.

Henry Beebe Marsh

Detroit, MI 1840-1853 and New Brunswick, NJ 1853-1886

John F. Mascher

Philadelphia, PA  1844-1863

Charles S. Massey

Allentown, PA 1835-1881

John W. Mather

Parkersburg, WV c. 1870-1927
Was in the partnership of John W. Mater & Son with Walter T. Mather from c. 1918 until his death in 1927.

Matson & Loomis

Milwaukee, WI 1859-1864
One of many businesses owned by Newell Matson, this one with
L.L. Loomis as his partner.

Horace E. Matteson

Seville, OH c. 1856-1887
Dry goods merchant.

Maurice & Henry

St. Louis, MO 1859-1861
William H. Maurice and William D. Henry, jewelers.

Mayer & Graffe

Ft. Wayne, IN 1865-1881 with a branch in Wabash, IN
Founded by Andrew M. Mayer and Henry C. Graffe, jewelers.

Mayer & Voirol

Fort Wayne, IN  c. 1869-1873
George J.E. Mayer and Frank J. Voirol; watchmakers and jewelers.

Chas. Mayer & Co.

Indianapolis, IN  c. 1866 / c. 1904-1954
Charles Mayer began in business in Indianapolis c. 1840.  The partnership of Chas. Mayer & Co. began c. 1866 selling toys and fancy goods.  Watches, jewelry, and silverware were added c. 1904.  Another Chas. Mayer & Co. was formed by a decendant of Mayer’s in 1892.

George H. Maynard

Boston, MA 1860 and 1868-1903
Watchmaker and jeweler.

W.M. & J.B. Mayo

Chicago, IL 1867-1871

McAuliffe & Hadley

Boston, MA 1910-1922

Thomas McCollin

Philadelphia, PA 1824-1833

John W. McDuffee

Lewiston, ME 1864-1867 and 1873-1876
and Portland, ME 1869-1880
Watchmaker and jeweler.

D. & G. McElwain

Becket, MA c. 1845
David and George McElwain, jewelers.

William Wilson McGrew

Cincinnati, OH 1855-1875
Worked with his father Wilson McGrew in the firm of Wilson McGrew & Son 1855-1859.

McKay, Brown & Co.

Boston, MA 1856
Watchmakers and jewelers.

McKay, Spear & Brown

Boston, MA 1851-1856
William P. McKay, Henry T. Spear, and James W.L. Brown.  Jewelers.

Wm. P. McKay & Co.

Boston, MA 1839-1851
Founded by William P. McKay and Henry T. Spear.

W.D. & A. McLean

Cohoes, NY c. 1870-1872

Jeremiah McLene

Indianapolis, IN 1853-1877
Was a partner in the firms of E.J. Baldwin & Co. 1855-1859, McLene & Herron 1864-1872 and again in 1877, and McLene & Northrup 1872-1875.

McMullan & Hamilton

New York, NY 1866-1876
Robert McMullan and Joseph D. Hamilton, jewelers.

Gershom Flagg Melcher

Portsmouth, NH c. 1856-1876

Samuel Melick

Stroudsburg, PA 1852-1863 and 1889-1903;
New York, NY 1864-1865 and Newburgh, NY c. 1867-1888
Watchmaker and jeweler.

Joseph Henry Melluish

Bloomington, IL c. 1864-1883
Melluish died in 1883; his widow continued the business under his name until 1899.

David Mendel

Louisville, KY 1852-1865