Document ReferencePl C 1/18
TitleLetter from [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford] to the agents and receivers of his estates; 1713/14. Imperfect
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionAnnounces the appointment of William Wenman as the 'auditor and inspector of the accounts and management' of his estates; requires that they all occasionally give in their accounts to Wenman, and allow him to examine and audit them, record them, and present them to Harley for verification; require that they pay Wenman whatever they have of Harley's money or anything which is due to him.

Letter dated 1713 but endorsed '[illegible] 1713/14'.
Termappointments, estate
ConditionPartially indecipherable

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
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
NA38736Seale; Francis (fl 1714-1718); Mr; agent to Edward Lord Harleyfl 1714-1718
NA38707Hubbert; William (fl 1710-1715); Mr; agent to Edward Lord Harleyfl 1710-1715
NA38737Harris; Henry (fl 1714); Mr; agent to Edward Lord Harleyfl 1714
NA38738Gace; Langley (fl 1714); Mr; agent to Edward Lord Harleyfl 1714
NA38739Gace; Joseph (fl 1714-1717); Mr; steward of the Duke of Newcastle and Edward Lord Harley in Lincolnshirefl 1714-1717
NA38708Bristowe; Thomas (fl 1713-1719); Mr; agent to Edward Lord Harleyfl 1713-1719
NA38740Chappell; Robert (fl 1714-1731); Mr; rent collector and agent to 2nd Earl of Oxford in Nottinghamshirefl 1714-1731
NA38741Thorpe; William (fl 1714-1716); Mr; agent to Edward Lord Harley; sometime working for the Duchess of Newcastlefl 1714-1716
NA38742Rotheram; John (fl 1714-1719); Mr; agent to Edward Lord Harleyfl 1714-1719
NA38728Strother; Wilfred (fl 1713-1714); Mr; agent to Edward Lord Harleyfl 1713-1714
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