Document ReferenceNe C 4526/1-2
TitleLetter from W.E. Tallents, Newark, Nottinghamshire, to [Henry P.F. Pelham-Clinton] 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne, Portman Square, London; 22 Apr. 1831
Date Of Creation22 April 1831
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses the problems he has had evicting tenants who were given notice to quit at the 'present Lady Day'; has tried to be of most assistance to those who voted for Mr Sadler and Mr Wilde at the last election; submits the request of Mr Thorpe to remain as tenant, despite having voted for Willoughby; suggests the duke bring 'ejectments' against those tenants who continue to 'overhold' and requests instructions in the event of a dissolution of parliament; discusses the services he would be able to provide for an election; submits a request for a subscription for the benefit of Mr John Orm Norton who is experiencing severe financial difficulties.

Adds in a post script that Mr Godfrey 'does not like the Reform Bill'; refers briefly to the case of Mr Gillson and whether he will be allowed anything for the improvements made to the premises from which he has been ejected.
Termestate business, tenants, eviction of
elections, agents
patronage, financial
parliamentary business, bills, Reform 1831
financial affairs, Mr John Orm Norton
elections, Newark

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NA10116Wilde; Thomas (1782-1855); 1st Baron Truro; Judge lord chancellor 1850-521782-1855
NA11147Willoughby; Henry (1780-1849); Mr; M.P. Newark 1805-311780-1849
NA11148Thorpe; - (fl 1831); -; tenant of 4th Duke of Newcastle at Newark; given notice to quitfl 1831
NA11149Norton; John Orm (fl 1831); Mr; in financial difficultiesfl 1831
NA11150Gillson; - (fl 1831); Mr; ex-tenant of 4th Duke of Newcastle; ejectedfl 1831
NA11151Godfrey; - (fl 1831); Mr; electoral agent? of 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lynefl 1831
NA8307Tallents; William E. (1780-1837); Mr; solicitor and Town Clerk of Newark, Nottinghamshire1780-1837
NA900Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1785-1851); 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne1785-1851
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