Document ReferencePl C 1/184
TitleLetter from William Wenman, Edwinstow[e], Nottinghamshire to [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Dover Street, St James's, London; 14 Apr. 1722
Date14 April 1722
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHas received Harley's letter but adds that the letter from Caxton never came to hand; apologises for being so careless as to write part of his letter on the back of that bill for £500; sends the duplicate of it in case Harley needs it, but requests that he return it as it is Wenman's voucher; has ordered £100 to be paid to Mr 'Alderman' Child for Harley's accounts, and hopes by next Saturday's post to send a bill for £200 more; has had daily accounts of false votes in their recent county poll, so that it is widely believed that the old members had a majority of 200 freeholders.
Termfinancial affairs, Harley

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38868Caxton; - (fl 1722); Mrfl 1722
NA38748Child; Robert (fl 1714-1730); Sirfl 1714-1730
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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