Document ReferencePl C 1/249
TitleLetter from William Wenman to Edward Harley, Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Halstead, Essex; 12 Jul. 1716
Date12 July 1716
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHas received a sequestration against 'her Grace' [Margaret Duchess of Newcastle] in Chancery, but is determined to fight his cause in court in Nottingham; needs certain vouchers which are at Wimp[o]le in order to defend himself and asks for them to be sent.

Remainder of letter is damaged, with text loss, leaving meaning obscure.
Termlegal cases, Duchess of Newcastle v William Wenman 1716
disputes, family, Harley family and Duchess of Newcastle

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA592Holles; Margaret (1661-1716); Duchess of Newcastle upon Tyne; née Cavendish; dau. of 2nd Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; m 3rd Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne 16901661-1716
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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