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date: 15 October 2019

Keymer, Johnlocked

(fl. 1584–1622)
  • Anita McConnell

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Keymer, John (fl. 1584–1622), vintner and writer on commerce, is first heard of as a vintner in Cambridge. In 1583 Queen Elizabeth had granted Sir Walter Ralegh the farm of wines, each retailer to pay him £1 annually for a licence, and Keymer...

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