Document ReferencePl C 1/134
TitleLetter from George Wenman, Kingsley, Staffordshire to [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Dover Street, St James's, London; 10 Feb. 1718/19
Date10 February 1719
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionThanks Harley for his favour over the Kingsley living; mentions, however, his own disappointment at the insufficiency of the income of the living and refers to the 'long sequestration' he has had to suffer; goes on to argue that his ruinated old parsonage should really be pulled down and a new one built; mentions that Mr Soresby will estimate the expense and will inform Harley of it; asks for Harley's financial assistance in this matter.

Letter dated February 10th 1718/19.
Termpatronage, ecclesiastical

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38755Soresby; William (fl 1714-1749); Mr; rent collector lessee and wood agent of 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1714-1749
NA38710Wenman; George (fl 1713-1730); -; brother of William Wenman; minister of Kingsley Staffordshirefl 1713-1730
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
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