Document ReferencePl C 1/540
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street, London; 9 Feb. 1726/7
Date9 February 1727
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports Samuel Jackson's safe arrival from Down Hall with a horse and a dog; warns that Mrs Kimpton and her son John are on their way to see the earl, as is John Pamphlin about the land leased to William Ratford; writes that 'Mr Saunders has taken the Survey of Eversden'; has refused employment to Robert Harrwood who was dismissed from his post at Welbeck, and has advised him to become a soldier.

Letter dated 9 Feb. 1726/7.
Termestate business, Wimpole

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39148Kimpton; - (fl 1727); Mrs; wife of Edward Kimptonfl 1727
NA39149Kimpton; John (fl 1727); Mr; son of Edward Kimptonfl 1727
NA39125Jackson; Samuel (-1736); Mr; servant at Wimpole-1736
NA39150Pamphlin; John (fl 1727); Mr; workman at Wimpolefl 1727
NA39151Saunders; - (fl 1727-1731); Mr; surveyor to 2nd Earl of Oxfordfl 1727-1731
NA39152Harrwood; Robert (fl 1727); Mr; servant dismissed from Welbeckfl 1727
NA38705Cossen; John (fl 1713-1738); Mr; wood agent later chief agent of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Wimpolefl 1713-1738
NA1047Harley; Edward (1689-1741); 2nd Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; styled Lord Harley 1711-17241689-1741
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