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  • Margaret Wheeler
    from Artist Reception - Margaret Roach Wheeler Award-winning fiber expert Roach-Wheeler designs and creates handwoven textiles and garments that have been shown in museums in Oklahoma, New Mexico, Ne...
  • Joseph Genelli (1724 - 1792)
    Joseph Genelli, a Roman embroiderer employed to found a school of tapestrys by Frederick the Great.
  • Caroline Gahano Mt. Pleasant (1828 - 1892)
    Caroline G. Parker Mt. Pleasant Find A Grave Memorial# 21478978 Baptist Church Cemetery, Alabama, Genesee County, New York, USA Find A Grave Birth: 1828, Genesee County, New York, USA Death: Ma...
  • Capt. John Hewson (1744 - 1821)
    John Hewson Birth: Aug 1744 - London Eng. Death: Oct 14 1821 - Philadelphia Pa. Wife: Mary Wife: Zebiah Smallwood Children: John Hewson, Sarah Hewson, James Hewson, Mary Hewson, Johnatham H...
  • John Frederick Cheetham, PC (1835 - 1916)
    John Frederick Cheetham PC (1835 – 25 February 1916)[1][2] was a cotton mill-owner in Cheshire and a Liberal Party politician. He sat in the House of Commons for two five-year periods, in the 1880s a...

A project in the Occupations Portal for those who were prominent in the manufacture and distribution of textiles.

Includes crochet and knitting.