Will and Inventory of Robert Parr, husbandman 1679
Parr’s declaration of faith and hope of everlasting life through the merits death and passion of Jesus Christ was reinforced with the words ‘by no other merits or meanes whatsoever’. He left 20s. for the poor of Dummer and various gifts to his brother and friends. His inventory valued at £79 7s. included £72 in bonds.