E. Mead & Co.
St. Louis, MO 1852-1861
Edward Mead, Edward H. Mead and William H. Maurice.
Maker of sterling wares and retailer of a wide variety of fancy goods.
Mead & Adriance
Ithaca, NY 1832-1837 and St. Louis, MO 1835-1842
Edward Mead and Edwin Adriance.
Melville & Co.
New Orleans, LA 1849-1858
Thomas Jefferson Megear
Wilmington, DE 1831-1832 and Philadelphia, PA
J.F. & B.F. Meek
Frankfort, KY 1839-1848
Jonathan Fleming Meek and Benjamin F. Meek.
Andrew G. Medley
Louisville, KY 1843-1848 Jeweler.
Mechanics Sterling Co.
Beginning in 1896 as the flatware branch of
Watson & Newell Co. Makers of sterling flatware
and souvenir spoons.
Anthony Henry Menkens
St. Louis, MO c. 1840-1866
Was a partner in the firms of Menkens & Recordon with Charles
Recordon c. 1840-1851 and later A.H. Menkens & Brother with
Diedrich Menkens 1851-1860.
Almon Ainsworth Mead
Montpelier, VT 1846-1887
Was in the partnerships of Witherell & Mead with Elijah B. Witherell 1846-1849
and Phinney & Mead with Truman Phinney 1849-1857.
Meadows & Co.
Philadelphia, PA c. 1831-1870
Ithaca, NY c. 1831-1835 and St. Louis, MO 1835-1880
In a number of partnerships:
DeRiemer & Mead with Cornelius B. DeRiemer 1830-1831.
Mead, Adriance & Co. with Edwin Adriance and Cornelius B. DeRiemer 1831-1832.
Mead & Adriance with Edwin Adriance 1832-1842.
E. Mead & Co. with son Edward H. Mead and William H. Maurice 1852-1861.
Mead, Adriance & Co.
Ithaca, NY 1831-1832
A partnership between Edward Mead, Edwin Adriance, and
Cornelius de Riemer. Succeeded by Mead & Adriance.
Smithfield, RI c. 1804
St. Louis, MO 1864-c. 1866
Henry Anthony Menkens and his sons Herman and Henry William Menkens.
Mealy Manufacturing Co.
Baltimore, MD c. 1905-1956
Successor to John W. Mealy Son & Co.
Boston, MA 1825-1846
Philadelphia, PA 1790-1841
In the firm of McMullin & Black wtih James Black
Annapolis, MD 1803-1850
McLure & Valenti
Bowling Green, KY c. 1867-1871
James McLure and Philip Valenti.
Baltimore, MD 1805-1812 and Winchester, VA c. 1812-1860
Involved in a number of partnerships:
Hartman & Meredith with Daniel Hartman c. 1816-1820
Meredith & Campbell with Thomas B. Campbell 1823-1824
Meredith & Johnston with Samuel Johnston 1826-1827
J. Meredith & Son with son Charles B. Meredith 1855-1860
McLure to Meredith
McLure to Meredith
Louis Zur Megede
Lexington, MO 1849-1877 and Richmond, MO 1858-1899
While operating his shop in Lexington, Megede opened up
a branch store in Richmond in 1858, moving there in 1877.
Benjamin F. Meek
Frankfort, KY 834-1882 and Louisville, KY 1882-1898
Was a partner in the firms of J.F. & B.F. Meek 1839-1848, J.F. Meek & Co.
1848-1852, and Meek & Milam with Benjamin C. Milam 1852-1855. Was
also involved with making fishing reels until about 1858, although Benjamin C.
Milam continued to mark his reels with the Meek & Milam name until 1880.