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Griffen & Hoyt
George Anson Hoyt and Peter Griffen were partners from 1819 to 1832 in Albany New York. Hoyt is listed as a silversmith and watchmaker in several other partnerships; Hoyt & Kippen (George Kippen) in 1830, William Boyd from 1830-32, and George A. Hoyt & Son (George Barnum Hoyt) from 1845 to 1846. From 1832 to 1844 he alone is listed as a silversmith and watchmaker at 35 Market Street in Albany (Voss).
 
Griffen and Hoyt Watch
 
Griffen and Hoyt Watch

Maker:
Number:
City:
Date:
Griffen & Hoyt
48
New York
1823
Description: Verge fusee movement, with round pillars and plain blued regulator dial. Replaced hands. Matching silver pair cases with Birmingham date mark for 1823 and makers mark "JH" likely for James Heales of Coventry.

Griffen and Hoyt Watch



References and recommended reading:
  • William Erik Voss (see references on Home page)