MG 240 - Youse, George Collection

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Scope and Content

The collection contains four handwritten account books of George Youse covering the time period from 1790 to 1837, and two smaller notebooks of business transactions concerning a partnership with Michael Bitser from 1809 to 1814.


George Youse, from the entries in his account books, appears to have been a dealer in tinware and a tinsmith. In the years from 1809 to 1814 he was in a partnership with Michael Bitser in the operation of a still.

Date(s): 1790-1837

Extent: 1 box, 4 folders, 6 enclosures