Document ReferencePl C 1/173
TitleLetter from William Wenman, Edwinstow[e], Nottinghamshire to [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Dover Street, St James's, London; 2 Sept. 1723
Date2 September 1723
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports his meeting with Mr Walter at Nottingham, where Walter mentioned that he had received a letter from Harley, requesting that he settle the affair of a 'chief rent' demanded by Mr Wynne; however, Walter did not have the relevant details and so asked that Wenman write to Harley for them; Walter has left it to Mr Thomas Smith and Wenman to settle what the Duke of Newcastle's proposition should be; hopes to be able to send Harley some bills by the end of the month.
Termfinancial affairs, Harley

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA28969Walter; Peter (c.1663-1746); Mr; M.P.; moneylender and agent for nobilityc.1663-1746
NA38858Smith; Thomas (fl 1723); Mrfl 1723
NA38851Winn; Rowland (fl 1719-1730); Mr; recipient of a fee farm rent from Norton Nottinghamshirefl 1719-1730
NA487Holles; Thomas Pelham- (1693-1768); 1st Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; also 4th Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; cr. 17561693-1768
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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