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Richard Dearman (1732- )
1732 Richard Dearman was born in York, son of John Dearman and Elizabeth Dearman
1760 Married Hannah Petty
1761 Birth of son John Petty Dearman
1781 Richard Dearman, ironfounder and metal worker, lived in Paradise street, Birmingham
1783 Richard Dearman, ironfounder, took Jos Reynolds as an apprentice in Birmingham
c.1785 Richard Dearman established the Eagle Foundry in Birmingham
1788 Agreement between Richard Dearman, ironfounder, Claud Johnson, button maker, and William Anderton, toy maker, all of Birmingham, assigness in the bankruptcy of Messrs. Freeth and Bayley, merchants, and Thomas Francis of Birmingham, iron-founder, concerning premises in the road leading to Hales Owen, in Birmingham.
1792 Richard Dearman, gentleman, lived in Paradise street, Birmingham
1799 Sale of his iron works - Forge and Slitting Mill - in Coalbrook Dale.