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Firm and Range of Business
Branches
from - to
Employees - alphabetical order
Remarks
Bacharach, Oppenheimer & Co.
Export - Import Trade - Paris and Yokohama

succeeded by
Worch & Co.





Yokohama 1881 - 1888


Bergmann, Otto /

HAGENS, E.

VORWALD, Max




Proprietors:
BACHARACH, N. /
OPPENHEIMER, S.

1888 - Liquidation
Bagnall & Hilles / Brush Electric Co.
Electrical Equipments
Yokohama 1889 -

SCOTT, J.

Proprietors:
A. L. Bagnall
L. D. Hilles
M. M. Bair & Co.
Import Merchants
Tokyo 1880 - 1881

HAILER, L.

SCOTT, J. K.
SCOTT, R.



Proprietor:
Martin Michael Bair
Colgate Baker & Co.
Merchant, especially in Tea
Kobe 1884 - 1892 Stephens, C. E. / Proprietor:
Colgate Baker
H. Baldwin & Co.
Butchers & Compradores
Yokohama 1864 - 1868

LYONS, W. P.



E. Balmes & Co.
Saddlery and Harness Maker

1893 - 1898 Proprietor of the "Restaurant and Boulangerie" in Yokohama
Yokohama 1878 - 1884

Proprietor:
Edouard Balmes
Barmont & Co.
Dealer in Silk

siehe - see Mottet & Co. - Mottet & Barmont
Yokohama 1907 -

Proprietor:
BARMONT, L.
T. Batchelor
Hairdresser and Tabaccoist
Yokohama 1892 - 1903 BAPTISTE, Victor / Proprietor:
T. Batchelor /


H. B. Batty & Co.
General Merchants

Tokyo 1906 -
Proprietor:
BATTY, H. B.
Bavier & Co.
Insurance Agency and Silk Merchant
Yokohama 1865 - 1923 Abegg, Fritz /
Bavier, Anton / Bavier, Ernst / Bavier, Victor /

CORTI, Gino

EYMARD, Claude N.


FRANCKE, O.


GIELEN, H. Victor

JACQUEMIN, J.

JEWETT, John Hill

MORTON, A.

PRAVIEUX, C.

STAEUBLI, Theo.

STRAEHLER, Franz A.



TEGNER, Frederick May /
Proprietor:
Bavier, Eduard de /

S. Bear & Co.
Merchants & Tea Exporters
Yokohama 1887 -

R. DROSS




Becker & Co.
Insurance Agency
Agents and Sub-Agents for the
- General Marine Insurance Co. Dresden;
- Gresham Life Assurance;
- Incandescent Gas Light Patent, Dr. Carl Auer von Welsbach;
- Palatine Insurance Co., Manchester;
- Prussian National Insurance Co., Stettin;

see also - BUESING, O.

Yokohama


Kobe


Osaka
1895 - 1901


1891 -


1902 -
BANDELOW, K.

BEHR, Ernst /

BUNGE, Theodor

HAESLOOP, H.

KIPP, Chr.



SANDER, B.

SCHWANKE, Richard Johannes




Proprietor
Ernst Becker

Bell & Co.
Shipwrights
Nagasaki 1872 - 1874 CARLSON, Carl



Proprietor:
BELL, George




Bennett & Brent 1872-1874
Bennett & Steele 1882-1895
Bennett & Dare 1895-1897
Bennett, Dare & Wilckens 1897-1904
Bennett, Daniel & Co. 1904-
Bill and Bullion Brokers
Preceding Co.
Daniel & Coutts
and
Bebbett & Steele followed by
Bennett & Dare

Yokohama


Kobe

1872 -


1902 -

E. Coutts

DARE, Alfred Henry



Proprietors:
BENNETT, William Robert
BRENT, Walter
STEELE, Henry
DANIEL, F. R.
DARE, Alfred Henry
WILCKENS, Alfred

Beretta & Co.
Silk Dealer

Yokohama 1876 -
SACCONI, Pietro

Proprietor:
Bergmann & Co.
Export - Import Trade

Precursor:
Worch & Co.

Yokohama


Kobe
1904 -


1906 -
BAUMANN, T.

GRIEBEL, Paul

Hoene, W. H. /
HOLSTEIN, Walter von


RAMSEGER, Hans


SCHAEFER, Hermann

SCHMALBECK, Carl

SCHMIDT, Erich

SENFT, Paul

WOLFF, H.



Proprietor
Bergmann, Otto
BENGEN, M. F.
Berigny & Co.
Agents for the
- Boston Board of Underwriters
- British India Steam Navigation Co.
- Imperial Insurance Co.
- London and Lancashire Fire Insurance Co.
- New Zealand Fire and Marine Insurance Co.
- New York Life Insurance Co.


Kobe 1891 -
AILION, David


DINIZ, S. J.


MORSE, F. S.


Proprietor
BERIGNY, V. F. Th. de
Partner
W. F. K. Fearon

Bernard, Eccard & Raud
Merchants
Yokohama 1866 - BAUMGARTNER, Louis




Partner:
RAUD, Joseph
Bernhard & Co.

Agents for the Union Assurance Society of London
Yokohama 1904 -


EDWARDS, William Doron Stuart



Bernhard & Wood
Tea Merchants

Yokohama 1883 -

VINCENT, Henry Arthur





Berrick & Co.
Berrick Bros.
Merchants

Agents for British Machinery
- A. S. Cameron, Steam Pump Works
- Aspinall's Enamel, Ltd.
- Faber's Pencils & Co.
- Samuel Porrit & Sons, Ltd.
- Scranton Supply and Machinery Co.
- Singleton and Priestman, Cutlery
- Thomas Melvin & Sons, Gas Engines
- Thomas Melvin & Sons, Gas Engines
Yokohama


1888 - 1908

BARRETT, J. B. M. /

HANSEN, Aage Hellborg

HENNING, J. T.

JONES, Edmond Brittain

NICOLLE, William L.


SACHS, M. J.



Bieber & Bro.
J. Bieber & Co.
J. Bieber & Bro.
M. Bieber

Import and Export Merchants and Fine Art Curio Depot
Agents for
- Murphy Varnish Co. and
- Tribune & Stormer Bicycles Co.


Yokohama 1874 - 1908 on
- nur japanische Angestellte

- only Japanese employees
Proprietors:
BIEBER, J.
BIEBER, M.
Bing & Co.
Dealer in Art
1885 Yokohama
POURÉ, C.

RENAULT, Hyacinthe E.


Salabelle, Lucien /
Proprietor:
S. BING /
Birch & Co.
became
Birch, Kirby & Co.
Merchants and Engineers

Agents for the
- Anti-Attrition Metal Co., London
- Henry Wiggin & Co., Ltd., Birmingham (Nickel)
- Herbert Morris & Bastert, Ltd., Loughborough, London (Pulley Blocks, Cranes, etc.)
- Ideal Concrete Machinery Co., South Bend, Ind., USA
- Richard Klinger & Co., London (Reflex Water Gauges)
Kobe 1906 BALL, H. G. /


ELLERTON, Montague / Spence, Cecil Layton /

HALL, W. Oliver


LAY, Ernest L.


Proprietors:

KIRBY, Richard J.

E. A. Bird & Co.
General Drapers

s. a. Pratt, Bird & Co.

s. a. Vincent, Bird & Co.
Yokohama 1880 - 1893

CARTER, J.

JACKSON, B. J.



Proprietor:
BIRD, E. A.




Bisset & Ure
Share Brokers and Real Estate Agents

Bisset & Co.

Yokohama





1902 -

CATTO, James

SCHMIDT, C. V.





Black, Batavus & Co.
Merchant

W. Black & Co. (1872 - 1873)
and Edward Batavus
Yokohama 1873 - 1874 BATAVUS, Edward /


WILKINS, J. H.


Blackwell & Co.
Export - Import - Merchants

Osaka 1872 - 1875

MANSFIELD, W. J.


Proprietor:
BLACKWELL, A. H.

BLAKE, Franklin
[Blake & Co.]
Merchant and Insurance Agency

Kobe 1869 - 1871 GILLINGHAM, John Rowley /
Proprietor:
Blake, Franklin
successor A. Heard
Blakiston & Co.
Blakiston, Marr & Co.

Insurance Agency
Agents for
Hong Kong Fire Insurance Co.
Steam Saw Mill



Hakodate



1864 - 1882

HENSON, John

RAE, D.

Proprietor:
BLAKISTON, T.


F. R. Bleifus & Co.
Insurance and Trade Agents

(successor of Grauert & Co.)
Yokohama 1901 Friedrich Robert Bleifus / Proprietor:
Friedrich Robert Bleifus /
Bloomfield & Patterson
Rubber Stamp Manufactory

Yokohama 1877
Proprietors:
BLOOMFIELD, G. H.
PATTERSON, C. H.

G. Blundell
Fire and Marine Insurance, Import & Export Commission Merchant
Agent for
(alphabetical order)
Clyde Steel & Iron Works, Sheffield;
Don Steel Works, Sheffiled;
Francis Hobson, Seaman & Co.,
George Swift, Halifax, Machine Tools;
Hansen and van Winkle Co., Newark, N. J. Electro-Plating Machinery and Materilas;
John Kirkaldy & Son, London, Antifouling Compositions;
Morks Patent Pulley Blocks Co., London;
Northrop’s Patent Steel Ceilings;
Phipp’s Patent Screw Jacks;
Reuter’s Telegram Co.:
Samuel Osborn & Co.;
Seattle Brewing & Malting Co.
W. Reavell & Co., Ipswich, Air Compressor Manufacturers;
Wilkinson, Heywood & Clark’s Paints and Varnishes;

Yokohama
1893 - STEWART, James /
Proprietor:
George John Blundell
Boeddinghaus, Dittmer Co.
Export and Import Merchants
(1870 - 1878)
Successor:
Boeddinghaus & Co.
(1879 -

Nagasaki 1870 -

RIEGE, M. H. W.

WOLF, Hans







Proprietors:
BOEDDINGHAUS, Carl Ernst
F. Dittmer



Boehmer & Co.
Plant Nursery

Yokohama 1882 - 1908 Alfred Unger /

FRANCK, Oswald

KOCH, Otto

LUTHER, Martin





Proprietor
Louis Boehmer / from 1896 Alfred Unger
Boerne, Fabre & Co. /
see Fabre, Boerne & Co.

Bohm, Paul & Co.
Coal and Commission Merchants
Yokohama 1880 - 1886 BATAVUS, Edward /

Boulangerie Francaise
French Bakery
Nagasaki


1880 - 1904
BALMES, Henri


SIROT, Jean Julien


Proprietors:
Jean Salvery
Edouard Balmes

Bowden Brothers & Co.
Australian Import and Export Merchants
Agents for
- Ammonia Company of Australia Ltd.
- Consorzio Italiano del Commercio Coll' Estremo Oriente
- Mellwraith McEacharn & Co. Ltd.
- Queensland Meat Export and Agency Co.
- Swallow and Ariell Ltd.
- Sydney Leadworks, Ltd.
- Tokyo Construction Co., Ltd., London
- Wunderich Patent Roofing Co.
Yokohama


Kobe
1896 -


1904 -

BRETSCHNEIDER, Hermann

CARROLL, R. J.

CAMPBELL, William

CARTWRIGHT, James S.



POLLARD, Lessey /

STADELMANN, Georg

STEVENS, G. R.


Proprietor:
BOWDEN, Vivian R.


BOYD & Co.

siehe

NICHOLSON & BOYD




W. D. Boyd
Wine and Spirit Merchant, Yokohama
Yokohama 1867 - 1870 Curnow, Joseph /

Boyer & Co.
siehe - see
Grand Hotel
Yokohama 1880 - 1888 BOYER, J. (Boyer & Co.)
Boyer, Mazet, Guilliee & Co.
Merchants

- Diese Firma ist ab 1902 unter Yokohama # 250-F gelistet und ist auch 1908 noch aktiv.
- This company is listed in Japan as of 1902 under Yokohama # 250-F and are still active in 1908.
Hauptsitz als Seiden-Händler / Head Office as Silk Merchants:
1, Quai de Retz, Lyon, FR
Yokohama 1902 - BARON, Edmond /








Boyes & Co.
Trade and Insurance Agency
Agents for
- G. H. Mumm & Co., Reims, Champagne;
Yokohama


Kobe
1880 - 1902


1878 - 1902
ACHILLES, Ernst /
BEST, A.
BISCHOF, M.
BRETSCHNEIDER, Carl Christian
DAMM, O. 1882-1889 /
DIETRICH, Carl
DITLOW, P.
DONKER-CURTIUS, Janus Henricus
GERTZ, G.
GRAUTOFF, Walter
KLEENSANG, Carl
LORD, O.
LURMAN, Stephen

MAYERS, George

NAUDIN, Andreas
NAUDIN, J.
OLSEN, C.
PUETZ, J.
PUTNAM, L. C.
RANGER, J. H.
REIFF, Richard (later partner)
RUTTKAY, Udo de

SCHARIEN, F.

SERNO, A.
STOCK, H.
THOMPSEN, L.
Proprietor:
BOYES, Frederick Christopher
BOYES, Richard

Braess & Co.
Merchants and Insurance Company

Agents for
- Manchester Fire Insurance Co.
- Netherlands-India Sea and Fire Insurance Co. of Batavia
- Samarang Sea and Fire Insurance Co.

Kobe 1877 -

VOS, H. de


Proprietor:
BRAESS, Charles


Brandenstein & Co.
Merchantd
Yokohama 1901 -
BECKER, J.

Proprieter:
Brandenstein, Eddie






Bretschneider & Bueller
Silk Factory
Yokohama


Kobe
1894 - 1899


1894 - 1899

BRETSCHNEIDER, Hermann

KLEENSANG, Carl











Proprietors:
- BRETSCHNEIDER, Carl Christian
- BUELLER, Paul
Bretschneider, C. & Co..
Silk Merchant
Yokohama 1893 - 1910







Proprietor:
- BRETSCHNEIDER, Carl Christian


Brett & Co.
Japan Dispensary
Chemists and Druggists
Sole Manufacturers of Vitalized Water and Pure Aerated Waters

Yokohama 1879 - 1894
BLUNDELL, George John

DAVIES, A.

EVANS, William Halbeck /

FARQUHARSON, A.

Schedel, Josef /

THOMAS, F. W.





J. Brett & Co.
Import and Export Merchants
Yokohama 1906 DRUMMOND, William J. /


Proprietors:
BRETT, J.
SCHNEELY, Charles. E.

Browne & Co.
Agents for the
- Apcar Line of Steamers
- Austrian Lloyd's Steam Navigation Co.
- Binning & Co., Underwriters
- British India Steam Navigation Co.
- Chinese Eastern Railway
- Commercial Union Assurances Co.
- Glen Line of Steamers
- Lloyd's London
- Maritime Insurance Co.
- New Zealand Insurance Co.
- North China Insurance Co.
- Peninsular and Oriental S. N. Co.
- Sun Insurance Office
etc.

Kobe


Nagasaki


Moji


Karatsu
1872 -


1890


1901 -


1906
ACKLAND, W. R. /
Baiss, James /
BARRETT, J. B. M. /

CARR, John P.
CLEMENT, Hans


GILLINGHAM, Arthur Harry /

GRAHAM, J. L.

NORRIS, Herbert William Ferdinand

NUTTER, Horace



SACHS, M. J.

SCHMIDT, C. V.


WARBURTON, Wm.

Proprietors:
Browne, H. St. J.
GILL, Eugene H.
Bruhl Freres
[Bruhl Bros.]
Export - Import Trade

Agents for
- American Bicycle Co., Automobile Department, New York;
- Auto-Bi Co., Buffalo;
- Duryea Power Co., Reading;
- E. R. Thomas Motor Co., Buffalo;
- Grout Bros. Automobile Co., Orange, Mass.;
- John R. Keim, Buffalo, Machine Products, Bicycles, etc.
- Keystone-Elgin Watches. Keystone Watch Case Co., Philadelphia;
- Milwaukee Automobile Co.;
- Olds Motor Works, Detroit;
- Rider-Ericson Engine Co., N. Y.;
- Rife Hydraulic Engine Mfg., New York;
- Wolverine Motor Works, Grand Rapids;
Yokohama


Kobe
1887 - 1904


1897 - 1904
ABENHEIM, Clarissa
ABENHEIM, Fritz Berthold
ABENHEIM, Karl
ABENHEIM, Leopold
ABENHEIM, Richard
ABENHEIM, Rudolf Emil

HAHN, O. H.

LEVY, M.




Bunting, Isaac
Seed and Cloth Merchant
The London and New York Tailoring Co.

Yokohama 1888

DABBS, J. F. /


Proprietor:
Isaac Bunting
Bureau Veritas
Shipping Classification Company

siehe auch - see also
A. Meier & Co.
Kobe 1907 -


KIRBY, Alfred




Burgess, Burdick & Co.
Butchers and Compradores
Yokohama 1868 - 1874 ADAIR, W.


REUTER, Henry /

Busch, Schraub & Co.


Yokohama

1880 - 1882
HALL, John William


STEVENS, Thos. S.






Butcher, R.
Wagon Builder and Saddler
Yokohama 1871 BATCHELDER, F. /
Butterfield & Swire
Agents for the
- British and Foreign Insurance Co., Ltd-
- China Mutual Steam Navigation Co.
- China Navigation Co.
- Ocean Steamship Co.
- Royal Exchange Assurance Corporation
- Taikoo Sugar Refining Co.
Yokohama


Kobe
1882 - 1907


1887 -

ANGUS, J. Keith


BAGGALLAY, H. L. /

BELL, H. D.

COOPER, C. W.


DODDS, James

DRUMMOND, James Ekstrand /

FEAST, Walter Godfrey


GRIFFIN, H.

SCOTT, James Henry

THOMSON, R. Ross



Proprietor:

Britische Militär-Missionen - British Miltitary Missions
Mission No.
Place
from - to
Members - Alphabetical Order
Remarks
1. British Navy Mission
- Tracey Mission -
1867 - 1868 Boshin War prevented their operation
1st Battalion, 10th Foot Regiment of H. M.´s Army - 1868 - 1871
- Das Bataillon war von 1868 - 1871 in Japan mit dem Auftrag, die ausländische (britische) Gemeinde von Yokohama zu schützen.
- The battalion was charged with protecting the small foreign (British) community in Yokohama from 1868 to 1871.
Yokohama 1868 - 1871
ALLEN, D.


Barnett, Charles J.

CARR, J.

DALE, M.

Fraser, A.

LANG, J. W.

LANGDALE, Samuel ???

LUCAS, P. B.


OLDHAM, C. F.

SCOTT, T.


WHEELER, Edwin







2nd British Navy Mission
- Douglas Mission -
without prolongation
Tokyo 1873 - 1876
EMMANUEL, S. Yeo

KITCHING, C. R.




2nd British Navy Mission
- Douglas Mission -
with prolongation
Tokyo 1873 - 1879 BAILLIE, Alexander /
BAILLIE, Charles William /

JONES, Charles William




Nachdem ein Teil der Douglas-Mission Japan 1876 wieder verlassen hatte, mussten einige Ergänzungen durchgeführt werden.
- After a part of the Douglas-Mission had left Japan in 1876, some additions had to be realized.

- BAKER, Thomas



Royal Marines
Battalion of Royal Marine Light Infantry
Yokohama


Nagasaki
1871 - 1874


1873 - 1875

BURTON, Cuthbert W.

CALDWELL, John (Surgeon)

DENNY, Barry St. L.