Document ReferencePl C 28/40
TitleLetter from John Barkley to Benjamin Wilcocks at the Countess of Oxford's residence, Dover Street, London; 7 July 1753
Date7 July 1753
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionIs sorry that the Countess of Oxford is still uneasy about Mr Colbeck's accounts etc. not being passed; reports that he has been employed in finishing his [Barkley's] accounts; as he had received no answer to the observations, he could not lay them before Mr Harley; assures him that there will be no future delay in getting the accounts passed.

Endorsement explains 'Reason for not getting Mr Simmonds, Mr Marriot and Mr Colbeck's accounts passed'.
Termfinancial affairs, Harley

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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
NA39386Marriot; Samuel (fl 1749-1760); Mr; steward of the Duke of Portland's Northumberland estates; rented Hebron Shield Hill farm from the dukefl 1749-1760
NA39610Simmonds; Thomas (-1749); Mr; alias Simonds alias Simons; steward of the Countess of Oxford's Northumberland estates-1749
NA40471Harley; - (fl 1751-1753); Mrfl 1751-1753
NA40486Colbeck; Joseph (fl 1742-1752); Mr; steward for the Derbyshire estatefl 1742-1752
NA39543Barkley; John (-1753); Mr; steward for the Marylebone estate etc.-1753
NA38903Wilcocks; Benjamin (1705-); Mr; father in law of Thomas Isatt; agent on the Nottinghamshire estates1705-
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