Document ReferencePl C 31/5
TitleLetter from [W.H.C. Bentinck] 3rd Duke of Portland, Charles Street, London to John Woodhouse, Bridewell Hospital, London; 2 May 1770
Date2 May 1770
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHas considered the issues for and against the taking up of a loan of £2300 for his brother; thinks that they should go ahead with it and so asks Woodhouse to apply to Mr Foley [later 1st Baron of the 2nd creation] to know what the security was on the money the late Lord Foley [2nd Baron of 1st creation] lent to the duke's father [the 2nd Duke of Portland]; reports that he has not yet spoken to Lord Mansfield.
Termdebts, Lord Edward Bentinck

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA40567Foley; Thomas (1716-1777); 1st Baron Foley; 1st Baron of 2nd creation; cr. Baron Foley of Kidderminster 17761716-1777
NA11462Murray; William (1705-1793); 1st Earl of Mansfield; solicitor-general 1742-54; attorney general 1754-56; cr Earl Mansfield 17921705-1793
NA34539Foley; Thomas (c.1703-1766); 2nd Baron Foley; 2nd Baron of 1st creationc.1703-1766
NA1046Bentinck; William (1709-1762); 2nd Duke of Portland1709-1762
NA905Bentinck; William H.C. Cavendish- (1738-1809); 3rd Duke of Portland; succ. 17621738-1809
NA35987Woodhouse; John (fl 1761-1778); Mr; legal adviser/agent of 3rd Duke of Portland?fl 1761-1778
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