Document ReferencePl C 1/301
TitleLetter from William Wenman, Edwinstowe, to Edward Harley, Lord Harley [later 2nd Earl of Oxford], Wimpole, Cambridgeshire; 14 Sep. 1717
Date14 September 1717
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that he ordered Palmer to take the Archbishop of York a buck, for which he sends his thanks; has heard from Mr Dixon relating to the suit brought by 'her Grace' [the late Margaret Duchess of Newcastle] against Wenman; Dixon has some paperwork to be completed by Lord Harley as the Duchess's administrator which will bring the suit to an end; has procured a buck from Welbeck for Lady Monson as instructed; requests instructions for Palmer as to hay for the deer at Clipston Park and as to the repair of the fence.
Termlegal cases, Duchess of Newcastle v William Wenman 1716
gifts, venison
estate business, Clipstone

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA38749Palmer; Charles (fl 1714-1723); Mr; keeper of Clipstone Parkfl 1714-1723
NA38711Dixon; William (fl 1713-1718); Mr; lawyer working for Edward Lord Harleyfl 1713-1718
NA29811Dawes; William (1671-1724); 3rd Baronet; Archbishop of York1671-1724
NA38946Monson; Elizabeth (1656-1725); Lady Monson; née Cheyne dau. of 1st Viscount Newhaven; wife of Henry Monson 3rd Baronet of Burton Lincolnshire1656-1725
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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