thesaurus/cni00056326Mennons, John, type and lithographic printing office and newspaper printer, Greenock
Mennons, John, type and lithographic printing office and newspaper printer, Greenock
Second son of John Mennons founder in 1783 of “The Glasgow Advertiser”, and his second wife Jean Steadman. Printer of “The Greenock Advertiser Fowler” 1820, and publisher 1834-36. He married Catherine Mills. He died at Greenock 6 August 1843. His obituary appeared in “The Greenock Advertiser” 11 August 1843. A small format miscellany called “The Chaplet”, which John Mennons was working on at the time of his death, was published in Greenock in 1848, it reprints the obituary from “The Greenock Advertiser”.
Dates of Activity1820-1843
Activitytype and lithographic printing office and newspaper printer