Document ReferencePl C 27/17/2
TitleLetter from John Cleaver, Carburton, Nottinghamshire to [W.H.C. Bentinck] 3rd Duke of Portland; 18 Apr. 1779
Date18 April 1779
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionComments that he does not know how to answer the letter of [Dowager] Lady Monson or Mr Brough; did suggest to Mr Brough, however, that Alverton was the duke's, but if he was wrong, felt that everything could be settled to the 'satisfaction of the Ladies'; mentions the keeping of the cattle has been at the expense of Mr Neale for some time; gives some account of estate finances, referring in particular to the collection of rents, bills that have been paid, and payments to particular members of estate staff; gives particulars of amounts sent to Messrs Childs' 'shop'; reports the ill health of Mr Dakeynce and fears he will not be able to come to Welbeck; Laccock is better and so will soon be able to send the duke the particulars of the walls; will be at Bolsover and Chesterfield next week.
Termestate business, finances
rents, collection of

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA13972Child and Company; bankers
NA40375Laccock; - (fl 1779); Mrfl 1779
NA40376Dakeynce; - (fl 1779); Mrfl 1779
NA40377Monson; Theodosia (-1821); Baroness Monson; née Maddison dau. of John Maddison; wife of 2nd Baron Monson-1821
NA40378Brough; Job (fl 1765-1779); Mr; solicitorfl 1765-1779
NA40379Neale; - (fl 1779); Mrfl 1779
NA40380Shaw; George (fl 1779); Mrfl 1779
NA40355Noon; Thomas (fl 1779); Mr; groomfl 1779
NA40381Bingley; - (fl 1779); Mrfl 1779
NA32355Cleaver; John (-1779); Mr; steward to 3rd Duke of Portland 1771-79-1779
NA905Bentinck; William H.C. Cavendish- (1738-1809); 3rd Duke of Portland; succ. 17621738-1809
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