Document ReferencePl F2/4/59
TitleLetter from Mr de Thoms, Naples to [Peter Walter]; 8 July 1738
Date8 July 1738
Extent1 item = 2 ff
Content DescriptionDeclines to give up his annuities for what he paid for them - as the Duke of Portland suggested in his letter of July 1737 (Pl F2/4/54) - but is happy to negotiate through his friend Mr Bance. Annoyed at the defamatory insinuations levelled against him when he saved the Duke from ruin and advanced money to pay the jointure of the Duchess Dowager.
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA69315Bance; John (fl 1737-1742); Mr; of St Mary Axefl 1737-1742
NA1046Bentinck; William (1709-1762); 2nd Duke of Portland1709-1762
NA31126Bentinck; Elizabeth (-1737); Duchess of Portland; née Noel; dau. of 2nd Earl of Gainsborough; m 1st Duke of Portland 1704-1737
NA28969Walter; Peter (c.1663-1746); Mr; M.P.; moneylender and agent for nobilityc.1663-1746
NA69308Thoms; Frederick de (fl 1734-1742); Honorable; of Golden Square Westminster; alias Count de Thoms of Leiden Hollandfl 1734-1742
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