1) A maker or builder of organs.

The craft was established in York from the early fifteenth century: 1431 Johannes Gyse, organemaker, York

1435 John Seymour, organmaker, York. A by-name is evidence of the craft in Ripon: 1453-5 Et de 20s solutis Will. Organmaker pro emendacione de organicis cum le belousse earundem.

places York Ripon
dates 1431 1435 1453-1455

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