H.Y. Mott & Sons

Address
70 Duke Street (1858-59), 34 Bedford Row (1873-74)
Halifax, Halifax, NS, Canada
Business Category: Soap and Toiletries, Accessories, Food and Drink Production
Products: soaps, candles, chocolate, prepared cocoa, and spices including broma, ground ginger, pepper, cassia, pimento, and mixed spices; tobacco
Dates Founded: 1844
Remarks: Listed as a soap, candle, spice & chocolate manufacturer in McAlpine's Directory. Became J.P. Mott at 39 Bedford Row/John P. Mott at 38 Bedford Row with a home in Dartmouth.
Remarks Source: 1. Nugents 1858-59
2. McAlpine's Halifax Directory 1871-72, 1873-74
3. Hutchinson 1863 (Ad page 40), 1866-67 (Ad page 245)
4. McAlpine's Maritime Directory 1870-71.
5. Acadian Recorder. 3 January 1857. p. 4, col. 5.