- 1882 (Creation)
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George Skinner Tickell was born in England in 1829. He became apprenticed to a cabinet maker in 1843. He and his wife Hannah arrived in Canada in 1857 and George established a furniture manufacturing business in Belleville with a factory on Foundry Street and a store on Front Street.
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File contains a printed letter from George S. Tickell to Wm. Ponton, dated 26-Dec-1882 and seeking support for the upcoming election.