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32. H. Deeme, Honiton, Hallmarked London 1758. double case, Silver, with Dutch Hallmarked Silver Chatelaine.

Henri Deeme, watchmaker, of Honiton, is recorded - married Sarah Blew (or Blue) at Honiton 13th September 1756.

He kept the Kentisbeare Church clock in repair during 1762-1780, according to churchwarden's accounts.

A sample of entry reads 1774, an amount of money was paid to Mr. Henri Deeme for repairing the church clock. (and a man and horse, two days, for carrying the clock to Honiton and bringing home again).

Henri Deeme died in 1786.

Several clocks are in musea: Exeter museum, Liverpool museum, Totnes museum. 

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