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TitleLetter from Mr William Wenman to [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Dover Street, St James's, London; 21 July 1718
Date21 July 1718
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports that he has asked Mr Soresby to be speedy in giving Harley the 14 'Fother' of lead; mentions that Soresby is planning to pay £300 to Sir Robert Child shortly; comments that he himself will send Harley a bill for every penny he has, which will hardly reach £300; is glad that Lady Harley has drawn some benefit from the waters; adds that he hears that 2 of the horses that Palmer lost belonged to Mr Digby, who gave him them for his attendance in stag hunting.
Termsports, hunting, stag
financial affairs, Harley

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38788Digby; John (1668-1728); Ranger of the Deer at Clipstone Park 1707-?, Verderer of Sherwood forest 1709-?, MP for Newark 1705-8 and East Retford 1713-221668-1728
NA1048Harley; Henrietta Cavendish (1694-1755); Countess of Oxford and Mortimer; née Lady Henrietta Cavendish Holles wife of the 2nd Earl of Oxford1694-1755
NA38755Soresby; William (fl 1714-1749); Mr; rent collector lessee and wood agent of 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1714-1749
NA38748Child; Robert (fl 1714-1730); Sirfl 1714-1730
NA38830Palmer; - (fl 1718); Mrfl 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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