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George W. Piggott
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1852, Venezuela
Death: Nov. 22, 1896
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Artist. He was seven years old when the American Consul sent him to New York to live with an aunt after his father, an American citizen, was killed during an uprising of slaves in the tropics. He studied art under Walter Shirlaw in New York and Jules Joseph Lefebvre in Paris. He holds several patents to original carpet designs dating from 1874 to 1883. He was assignor to Hartford Carpet Company as well as Alexander Crow and Alexander Crow, jr. He was a member of the Society of American Artists, The Salmagundi Club, as well as the Westchester Walking Club. 
 
Burial:
Cypress Hills Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
 
Created by: Leslie Ann
Record added: Jul 15, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 113862611
George W. Piggott
Added by: Leslie Ann
 
George W. Piggott
Added by: Leslie Ann
 
George W. Piggott
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- Leslie Ann
 Added: Oct. 23, 2014
 
 
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