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PlC - Correspondence in the Portland (London) Collection, and Papers of W.H.C. Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland, 1664-1809
1 - Correspondence relating to the Harley estates based at Wimpole and Welbeck (1707-39), with various earlier enclosures; 1664-1739
Pl C 1/807
Letter from George Wenman to Mr [William] Wenman at Mr Morse's in Catherine Street in the Strand, London; n.d. [1711-1736]
Is pleased with Wenman's progress and hopes that there will be a 'Conclusion' in London; refers to a brace of hares from Welbeck and to Mrs March's request for some brass candlesticks.
Remainder of letter is damaged, with text loss, leaving meaning obscure.
On back of second folio:
Note from George Wenman to his brother [William Wenman]: is glad to hear that he is well; reports the good health of his sister and 'Dear Peggy'; hopes to be able to visit him in Edwinstowe.
Date estimated from the period covered by this collection of correspondence.
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Dates of existence
Wenman; George (fl 1713-1730); -; brother of William Wenman; minister of Kingsley Staffordshire
Wenman; William (-1750); Mr; secretary and agent to the Duke and Duchess of Newcastle and the Earl and Countess of Oxford
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