The OHS Pipe Organ Database

BuilderID 3931

Builder Identification

Ripon, Wisconsin 1864; Milwaukee, Wisconsin 1870-1872 and 1876-1877.

Additional Notes

  • From the OHS PC Database, derived from A Guide to North American Organbuilders, by David H. Fox (Organ Historical Society, 1991). -

    Established by brothers George, Thomas, Edward, and Octavius Marshall and John L. Lancashire in Ripon, Wisconsin, 1864; firm operated under this name in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1870-1872 and 1876-1877; succeeded by Marshall & Odenbrett, 1867-1870, and Marshall Brothers & Clarke, 1872-1874.

    Staff: Charles S. Barlow; Clinton M. Brooks; George Erlicher; (Eugh?) Gustave; Edward Harris; Hugh Irving; Henry Turner; William H. Turner.


    • Local directories of the period and place.
    • Organ Handbook (Organ Historical Society, 1986), 17.
    • The Tracker, 34:1, 17.

Database Entries

There are 11 entries in the database that describe organs by Marshall Brothers Organ Co.

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