Category: Coats Group plc

Categories: Scotland, Companies | Thread Manufacturers

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Founded In 1755 by James and Patrick Clark as a loom equipment and silk thread business in Paisley, Scotland. In 1864 the Clark family began manufacturing in Newark, New Jersey, U.S., as the Clark Thread Co. J &P Coats was formed in 1830 in Paisley. The two companies lated merged in 1952.

People or pages in Coats Group plc

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  • Andrew Coats 22 Jun 1814 Renfrewshire, Scotland - 10 Feb 1900
  • James Coats 1 Oct 1774 Abbey Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland - 1857
  • James Coats 1803 Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland - 1845
  • Peter Coats abt 1808 Scotland - abt 1890
  • Thomas Coats 18 Oct 1809 Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland - 15 Oct 1883

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