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" My father was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of three or four pound by year at the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled so much as kept half a dozen men. He had walk for a hundred sheep; and my mother milked thirty kine. "
The Beauties of England and Wales, Or, Delineations, Topographical ... - Page 409
by John Britton, Edward Wedlake Brayley - 1807 - 755 pages
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The Complete Works of Henry George: perplexed philosopher [Herbert Spencer

Henry George - Economics - 1911
...heretofore for twenty or forty pounds a year," said Hugh Latimer, "now is let for fifty or a hundred. My father was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own; only he had a farm at a rent of three or four pounds by the year at the uttermost, and thereupon be tilled so much as...
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London Society, Volume 61

1892
...preached by Bishop Latimer before Edward the Sixth, on the 8th of March, 1549. In this he says : — " My father was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own ; only he had a farm of ^3 or 4 by year at the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled so much as kept half-a-dozen men. He had...
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An Introduction to English Economic History and Theory, Volume 2

William James Ashley - Great Britain - 1893 - 501 pages
...Frederick Pollock, in a paper on Early Landhohling, in Mnemillan's Magazine for April, 1890. 2a. " My father was a yeoman and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of three or four pound by year at the uttermost, and herenpon he tilled so much as kept half a dozen men. He had walk...
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Scott's Lay of the Last Minstrel: Cantos I-[vi.], Volume 2

Sir Walter Scott - 1893
...applied to a tenant farming a small estate. Thus old Bishop Latimer, speaking of his father, says " he was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of three or four pound a year at the uttermost and hereupon he tilled so much as kept half a dozen men." " Many solutions,"...
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An Introduction to English Economic History and Theory, Volume 1

William James Ashley - England - 1893
...Frederick Pollock, in a paper on /.'•-,/,,' Landholding, in MacmiUan's Magazine for April, 1890. 2a. "My father was a yeoman and had no lands of his own, only lie had a farm of three or four pound by year at the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled so much as kept...
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The Growth of the English Nation

Katharine Coman, Elizabeth Kimball Kendall - Great Britain - 1894 - 300 pages
...elections, with the most worthy knights and squires resident." Latimer's sermon before Edward VI. " My father was a yeoman and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of three or four hundred pounds (rent) by year at the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled so much as kept half a dozen...
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A History of English Literature for Secondary Schools

James Logie Robertson - English literature - 1894 - 394 pages
...autobiographical revelations are not the least interesting part of his sermons. "My father," he writes, " was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of 3 or 4 a-year at the uttermost, and herenpon he tilled so much as kept half-a-dozen men. He had...
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Leaders of Thought in the English Church

William Macdonald Sinclair - 1896 - 378 pages
...six years before the birth of Henry VIII. "My father," he says in a sermon before King Edward VI., "was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm ot three or four pound a year by the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled so much as kept half a dozen...
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Some Questions of Good English, Examined in Controversies with Dr ...

Ralph Olmsted Williams - Americanisms - 1897 - 233 pages
...the substitution of but in any of these passages would cause some loss or distortion of the sense. My father was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of three or four pound a year at the uttermost, . . .—Hugh Latimer, First Sermon before Edward VI., " Typical Selections...
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A History of Cambridgeshire

John William Edward Conybeare - Cambridge (England) - 1897 - 306 pages
...the land ; for so much of the soil of England had been Terra Ecclesitz. " My father," he tells us, " was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own ; only he had a form of three or four pounds by the year at the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled so much as kept half...
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