Document ReferencePl C 1/167
TitleLetter from William Wenman, Edwinstow[e], Nottinghamshire to [E. Harley] the 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, St James's, London; 29 Jan. 1726/7. Imperfect
Date29 January 1727
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHas received the earl's commands; has enclosed a copy of his letter to him, referring to Mr Wynne; has never received an answer to this letter from the earl, although has had several messages from Mr Walter and Mr Smith.

Remainder of letter is damaged, with text loss, leaving meaning obscure; apparently refers to a dispute with the Dean of Wells, who received a modus from the hamlet of Kirkby Hardwick.

Letter dated 29 Jan. 1726.
Termdisputes, financial

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA28969Walter; Peter (c.1663-1746); Mr; M.P.; moneylender and agent for nobilityc.1663-1746
NA38851Winn; Rowland (fl 1719-1730); Mr; recipient of a fee farm rent from Norton Nottinghamshirefl 1719-1730
NA38852Brailsford; Matthew (-1733); Dr; Dean of Wells 1713; Rector of Hollingbourne in Kent 1694-1733-1733
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
PL45217/Kirkby Hardwick/Nottinghamshire/England
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