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Teokset Teokset 71 - 80 / 173 haulle My father was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of three....
" 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. "
Social England: A Record of the Progress of the People in Religion, Laws ... - Sivu 541
muokkaaja - 1909
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Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine ..., Nide 43,Osa 3

1857
...mode of living among the yeomanry at the beginning of the sixteenth century: — My father (says he) 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 hereupon he tilled so much as kept himself and a dozen men....

The Eclectic Review, Nide 4;Nide 108

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Thomas Price, Josiah Conder, Edwin Paxton Hood, Jonathan Edwards Ryland - 1858
...be, he never was ashamed — nay, made it his boast, saying in one of his sermons at court : — " My father was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of three or four pound by the year at the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled so much as kept half a dozen men. He had...

Athenae cantabrigienses, Nide 1

George John Gray - 1858
...Thurcaston Leicestershire, was born at that place. He has left the following curious notices of his father: "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...

History of England from the Fall of Wolsey to the Death of Elizabeth, Nide 1

James Anthony Froude - 1858
...very tolerable information. Latimer's ' My father,' says Latimer, J ' was a yeoman, and the acaie of had no lands of his own ; only he had a farm of ^Lree ^ four pounds by the year at the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled so much as kept half-adozen...

Athenae Cantabrigienses, Nide 1

George John Gray - 1858
...He has left the following curious notices of his father: " My father was a yeoman and had no lauds of his own, only he had a farm of three or four pound by year at the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled во much as kept half a dozen men. He had walk...

A class-book of English prose, with biogr. notices, explanatory notes and ...

Robert Demaus - 1859
...think verily that if it thus continue, we shall at length be constrained to pay for a pig a pound. My father was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of three or four pound by the year at the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled so much as kept half-a-dozen men. He had...

Curiosities of Literature, Nide 2

Isaac Disraeli - 1859
...* He gives this piece of autobiography in his first sermon preached before Edward VI., 1549 : — " My father was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of three or foure pound by year at the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled so much as kept half a dozen men. He had...

The strength of nations: an historical retrospect

Andrew Bisset - 1859 - 300 sivua
...he describes his father's mode of living about the beginning of the sixteenth century, says : — " My father was a yeoman and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of 31. or 4Z. by the year, at the uttermost; and, hereupon, he tilled so much as kept half a dozen men....

THE PARLIAMENTARY REMEMBRANCER.

TOULMIN SMITH - 1859
...father [' a yeoman,' as the bishop tells us in his first sermon preached before the same King, ' who had no lands of his own ; only he had a farm of three or four pound by year at the uttermost'] was as diligent to teach me to shoot, as to learn me any other thing;...

The prose and prose writers of Britain, from Chaucer to Ruskin

Robert Demaus - 1860
...think verily that if it thus continue, we shall at length be constrained to pay for a pig a pound. My father was a yeoman, and had no lands of his own, only he had a farm of three or four pound by the year at the uttermost, and hereupon he tilled so much as kept half-a-dozen men. He had...




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