1) A man having authority over others, especially over a body of workmen.

1539-40 Item to Wm hart owerman for his quarter wages at Lammes 4s his liverey for 3 quarters 3s, Wykeham

1578 Thomas Robynson the overman his account sens Martynmes, Stockeld: in December that year he was Robynson the orman.

spellings orman
places Stockeld Wykeham
dates 1539-1540 1578

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