|Saxon China Company
|Sebring Ohio Historical Society
126 North 15th Street
Sebring, Ohio 44672
|See the French China company for additional history. The Saxon China Company was founded about
September 25, 1911. Began producing China in 1911 at South 15th Street and Baugh Avenue. Managed by
Fred Sebring and assistance from Ellsworth Sebring, his brother. They were assisted by Harry J.
McMaster, who was the plant superintendent. Oliver H. Sebring bought the plant in 1916. He set up his son
in law, Ray Cliff as manager. Produced china until 1932. Sold to W.V. Oliver Dr. H. L. Weaver, Dr. W.
G. Sidall and Dr. B.C. Barnard, on April 4, 1934 and reorganized as the French-Saxon China Company by
combining the best of the machinery from the two plants.