Document ReferencePl C 1/628
TitleLetter from William Wenman, Edwinstowe, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street near St James's, London; 1 Mar. 1728/9
Date1 March 1729
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that he has divided John Marlow's farm in Norton and his allotment on the Carr among the other tenants; has been able to raise the rent a little by this measure; repeats his request that Mr Levinz be with him at the Nottinghamshire Assizes for his case against Birch '& the Villains'; also asks to be sent Jonathan Clay's 'Law Bill' because there it contains some evidence which would be useful to him in his case.

Letter dated 1 Mar. 1728.
Termlegal cases, Birch v Wenman 1729
leases, Nottinghamshire

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39033Marlow; John (fl 1723-1729); Mr; tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Norton Nottinghamshirefl 1723-1729
NA38894Birch; John (fl 1722-1729); Mr; attorney and tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford in Nottinghamshirefl 1722-1729
NA38844Levinz; William (1671-1747); Mr; MP for Retford 1702-06 and 1708-10 for Nottinghamshire 1710-22 and 1732-431671-1747
NA38773Clay; Jonathan (c.1685-1724); Mr; attorney of Mansfield; steward of the Manors of Clipstone and Mansfieldc.1685-1724
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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