Abraham Webster

Falmouth, Hants, NS, Canada
Business Category: Footwear
Products: Boots and shoes.
Dates Founded: before 1871
Remarks: In 1871 there were 7 shoemakers in the Falmouth, Mount Denson, and Hantsport area, including Abraham Webster, William Shop, and Simeon Michener. Abraham Webster operated a Shoemakers Shop with a Fixed Capital of $100 and no Floating Capital. Operated 12 months in previous year, employing 1 man (annual payroll $240). Produced: Boots and shoes (200) $600. Costs: leather (400) $200.
Remarks Source: 1. 1871 Census – Falmouth, Mount Denson, Hantsport.