Document ReferencePl C 1/19
TitleLetter from William Wenman to [E. Harley] Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford]; 5 Jan. 1713/14. Imperfect
Date5 January 1714
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHas sent the Commissions to the agents with instructions, with the help of Mr Dixon; reports that Mr Auditor [Edward Harley] is keen for him [Wenman] to go to Lincolnshire to ensure the execution of the order of Chancery is going well on Harley estates; realises the necessity of the trip and is aware that Harley is keen for him to go; is prepared therefore to go to Lincolnshire despite the unsuitable time of year; will proceed to Wimp[o]le, to execute a commission and have some letters signed, and then to Lincolnshire; mentions the problems of finding horses for such a trip, although comments that Mr Auditor has promised to give him some when he reaches Wimp[o]le.

Letter dated 5 Jan. 1713.
Termlegal cases, Harley v Newcastle 1714
ConditionPartially indecipherable

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38711Dixon; William (fl 1713-1718); Mr; lawyer working for Edward Lord Harleyfl 1713-1718
NA1146Harley; Edward (1664-1735); 2nd son of Sir Edward Harley1664-1735
NA1146Harley; Edward (1664-1735); 2nd son of Sir Edward Harley1664-1735
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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