Definition of Josiah Spode

1. Noun. English potter who started a pottery famous for its bone china (1754-1827).

Exact synonyms: Spode
Generic synonyms: Ceramicist, Ceramist, Potter, Thrower

Lexicographical Neighbors of Josiah Spode

Joseph knife
Joseph rhinoplasty
Josephson effect
Josephson junction
Josh Billings
Joshua tree
Josiah Quincy
Josiah Spode (current term)
Josiah Wedgwood
Josiah Willard Gibbs
Josip Broz
Joubert's syndrome
Joubert syndrome

Literary usage of Josiah Spode

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Chats on English China by Arthur Hayden (1904)
"On the death of old Josiah Spode, in 1798, his son Josiah continued the business, ... He died in 1827, and was succeeded by his cousin, Josiah Spode. ..."

2. Reports of Cases Decided in the High Court of Chancery: By the Right Hon by Nicholas Simons, Great Britain Court of Chancery, John Leach, Anthony Hart, Lancelot Shadwell, Richard Torin Kindersley (1832)
"Elizabeth Spode, Spinster, of the second part; Josiah . Spode, her Father, of the third part; and William Spode Settlement a and Josiah Spode the Younger of ..."

3. New Reports of Cases Heard in the House of Lords, on Appeals and Writs of by Richard Bligh, Great Britain Parliament. House of Lords (1837)
"And it was thereby agreed and declared, that the said William Spode and Josiah Spode, the younger, and the survivor of them, and the executors, ..."

4. The Revised Reports: Being a Republication of Such Cases in the English by Frederick Pollock, Robert Campbell, Oliver August Saunders, Arthur Beresford Cane, Joseph Gerald Pease, William Bowstead, Great Britain Courts (1898)
"Josiah Spode the elder died in July, 1827, having by his will appointed his sons, the said William Hammersley and Josiah Spode the younger, executors, ..."

5. Staffordshire Pots & Potters by George Woolliscroft Rhead, Frederick Alfred Rhead (1906)
"Copeland died in 1826, and the second Josiah Spode a year later. The business fell to their sons, William Taylor Copeland and Josiah Spode the third. ..."

6. Reports of Cases Heard and Decided in the House of Lords on Appeals and by Great Britain Parliament. House of Lords, Charles Clark, William Finnelly, Jonathan Cogswell Perkins (1873)
"On the death of Josiah Spode the younger, the respondent John Tomlinson was appointed, in March, 1829, a trustee of the settlement of November, 1805, ..."

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