A shipbuilder in Bristol.
Per L&M Companion and Wikipedia
Daniel Furzer, private shipbuilder at Lydney and Conpill, Glos. on the Severn, upstream from Bristol, also served as a timber purveyor to the navy.
His son, Daniel, succeeded Anthony Dean as Master Shipwright at Portsmouth Dockyard. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Royal_James_(167… Surveror of the Navy 1699-1714 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Surveyor_of_the_Navy received a ring at Pepys's funeral.
Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.