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Will and Inventory of George Hearne, tanner, 1665

Hearne had a lease for his tanyard, cottage and meadow valued at £120 but wished them to revert to the owner after his death. He only left goods to his brother, suggesting that he never married or was elderly with children able to support themselves. His goods were valued at £135 with skins and equipment worth £92 6s. He was owed £32 by 12 debtors.

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