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Sunday, December 1, 2013
The company was founded in 1900 as the Canonsburg China Company by John George. In 1909, the name was changed to Canonsburg Pottery Company.
W.S. George, uncle to Canonsburg Pottery Co. founder John George, also headed an American china company. The W. S. George Pottery Company was a United States pottery manufacturer with facilities in Ohio and Pennsylvania between 1904 and 1960. In 1910 the company opened a manufacturing facility in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania .
The company remained in the George family until 1975, when it was sold to Angelo Falconi.