Document ReferencePl C 1/804
TitleLetter from William Wenman, Edwinstowe, to Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford, Dover Street near St James's, London; c.25 Oct n.y. [1725]
Date25 October 1725
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionCongratulates the earl and 'my Lady'; writes that when he heard the news he ordered the bells to be rung in Mansfield.

Date estimated from postmark reading '25 OC'; probably refers to the birth of a son in October 1725.
Termcelebrations, childbirth

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1048Harley; Henrietta Cavendish (1694-1755); Countess of Oxford and Mortimer; née Lady Henrietta Cavendish Holles wife of the 2nd Earl of Oxford1694-1755
NA39111Harley; Henry Cavendish (1725); Lord Harley; son of 2nd Earl of Oxford1725
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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