Document ReferencePl C 1/787
TitleLetter from John Cossen, Wimpole, to Mr [William] Thomas at the Earl of Oxford's, Dover Street, London; 23 May 1736
Date23 May 1736
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to instructions as to repairs at Mr Norman's house; reports with sadness the death of the horse called Richmond; writes that a pleasant man has enquired about taking on Eversden's farm, which will not be free until next Lady Day; requests some cart horses to be sent down to assist in the ploughing; adds that Martha Stiffens has died.
Termanimals, horses
estate business, Wimpole

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA39350Eversden; Thomas (fl 1735-1736); Mr; tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford in Cambridgeshirefl 1735-1736
NA39368Norman; - (fl 1736); Mr; tenant of 2nd Earl of Oxford in Cambridgeshirefl 1736
NA39369Stiffens; Martha (-1736); --1736
NA38705Cossen; John (fl 1713-1738); Mr; wood agent later chief agent of 2nd Earl of Oxford at Wimpolefl 1713-1738
NA38810Thomas; William (fl 1715-1742); Mr; steward for the 2nd Earl of Oxford's Marylebone estatefl 1715-1742
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