Document ReferencePl C 1/133
TitleLetter from William Wenman, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire to [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford]; 12 Jan. 1718/19
Date12 January 1719
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionSends Harley a bill for £100, although noted a disparity when comparing accounts in John Monk's books; has received Harley's instructions and sends him the original account between Harley and the Duke of Newcastle; cannot think of any other papers he has relating to this; requests to know whether it arrives safely; enquires whether it would be beneficial for him to come up to see Harley; refers to his pleasure that 'the act of Parliament is in such forwardness', and comments that he would be glad to receive a printed copy of it; mentions his correspondence with Mr Gace and Mr Soresby.

Letter dated 12 Jan. 1718.
Termfinancial affairs, Harley

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38717Gace; - (fl 1713-1730); Mr; rent collector and agent to 2nd Earl of Oxford in Nottinghamshirefl 1713-1730
NA38755Soresby; William (fl 1714-1749); Mr; rent collector lessee and wood agent of 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1714-1749
NA488Holles; John (1662-1711); 3rd Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; cr. Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne 1694, 1st Duke of second creation; also 4th Earl of Clare1662-1711
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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