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Roentgen familylocked

  • Simon Jervis


German family of cabinetmakers.

(b Mülheim, Jan 30, 1711; d Herrnhut, March 1, 1793).

He was apprenticed to his father, Abraham Roentgen, and remained in Mülheim (now a suburb of Cologne) until 1731, when he set off as a journeyman to The Hague, Rotterdam, Amsterdam and London. In London Roentgen worked for a number of cabinetmakers, including, in ...

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