Document ReferencePl C 1/12
TitleLetter from William Wenman to [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford]; 31 Oct. 1713
Date31 October 1713
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHas written to Mr Morris and has shown the letter to the Lord Treasurer [1st Earl of Oxford], who approved it; sends copy to Harley [Pl C 1/12]; reports that the Lord Treasurer is well and has gone to Windsor; comments on the improved health of Lady Oxford; refers to the order of the Lord Chancellor, settled by Mr Dixon; reports that Lord Pelham has not yet decided about the goods in Newcastle House which he thinks is very 'uncivil'; argues it would damage the goods to remove them and put Pelham to more expense; thanks Harley for his kind words about his brother George Wenman and comments that George is the only brother not provided for, the other being placed in the army.
Termlegal cases, Harley v Newcastle 1713

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
NA38716Morris; - (fl 1713-1715); Mr; of Aldboroughfl 1713-1715
NA1145Harley; Sarah (-1737); Countess of Oxford and Mortimer-1737
NA38710Wenman; George (fl 1713-1730); -; brother of William Wenman; minister of Kingsley Staffordshirefl 1713-1730
NA28953Cowper; William (c.1665-1723); 1st Earl Cowper; barrister and Lord Chancellorc.1665-1723
NA487Holles; Thomas Pelham- (1693-1768); 1st Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; also 4th Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; cr. 17561693-1768
NA38711Dixon; William (fl 1713-1718); Mr; lawyer working for Edward Lord Harleyfl 1713-1718
NA38704Wenman; William (-1750); Mr; secretary and agent to the Duke and Duchess of Newcastle and the Earl and Countess of Oxford-1750
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
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