Document ReferencePl C 1/272
TitleLetter from William Wenman, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford] at his house near St James's Palace, London; 25 Nov. 1716
Date25 November 1716
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports that £308 has been paid to Mr Cossens by Mr Haines of Keyshoe, and that Mr Haines promises three years' worth of accounts by February; he also promises to let Wenman know the worth of Keyshoe Woods.

Postscript: has paid the last £200 from the rents to Sir Robert Child and to Mr Tanckred, and has paid the whole of the £675 to 'Mr Auditor' [Edward Harley]; will order Mr Soresby and Robin Banks to use no force without first informing Mr Dixon; writes that Mr Smith in Staffordshire can only be contacted through Mr Lee in London.
Termaccounts, Harley
estate business, Harley

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38705Cossen; John (fl 1713-1738); Mr; wood agent later chief agent of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Wimpolefl 1713-1738
NA38721Haines; - (fl 1713-1716); Mr; agent of Lord Harley at Keysoe Bedfordshirefl 1713-1716
NA38748Child; Robert (fl 1714-1730); Sirfl 1714-1730
NA17420Tancred; Christopher (1689-1754); Mr; benefactor; horse-dealer1689-1754
NA1146Harley; Edward (1664-1735); 2nd son of Sir Edward Harley1664-1735
NA38711Dixon; William (fl 1713-1718); Mr; lawyer working for Edward Lord Harleyfl 1713-1718
NA38755Soresby; William (fl 1714-1749); Mr; rent collector lessee and wood agent of 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1714-1749
NA38791Banks; Robin (fl 1715-1719); Mr; rent collector for Edward Lord Harleyfl 1715-1719
NA38761Smith; Charles (fl 1714-1717); Mr; steward of the manor of Yoxall Staffordshire; of Cheadlefl 1714-1717
NA38771Lee; - (fl 1715-1716); Mrfl 1715-1716
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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