Document ReferencePl C 1/279
TitlePetition from William Shelton to Edward Harley, Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford]; n.d. [1716]
Date1716 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionExplains that he has held a farm and tithes at Carburton for six years and has spent much money and energy in improving the same after years of neglect; is 'in danger of being deprived of the same Tythe'.

Remainder of petition is damaged, with text loss.

Date estimated from being found with other letters dated 1716.
Termtithes, Carburton

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38932Shelton; William (fl 1716); Mr; tenant of Lord Harley in Carburton in Nottinghamshirefl 1716
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
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