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Zur Hawks was a tanner and currier who lived on the north half of his father's homelot on the Deerfield, Massachusetts, street. In his will he left cash to his three married daughters and, with one exception, all the real estate was left to his only son. The exception was his concession of property to an unmarried daughter ("Little Mary Hawks"), a dwarf, who outlived both her brother and her father.


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Will of Zur Hawks

author   Zur Hawks (1760-1844)
date   c. 1830
location   Deerfield, Massachusetts
height   4.75"
width   7.25"
process/materials   manuscript, paper, ink
item type   Legal Documents/Will
accession #   #L99.157

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Memorandum of Zur Hawks

Deed to Zur Hawks

"Little Jack of All Trades, with Suitable Representations. Part I."

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