Document ReferencePl C 41/1
TitleCopy letter from [Benjamin] Wilcocks, Welbeck, Nottinghamshire to [John] Barkley; 31 Mar. 1743
Date31 March 1743
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionHas been commanded by 'her ladyship' [the Countess of Oxford] to discover the reason Barkley has delayed so long in sending the 'Rivet Accounts', which she has expected for a month; writes that she has been disappointed not only because she has not received her accounts, but also because Barkley has broken all his promises; mentions Mr Sutton and Mr Desburrough and Mr Wenman's accounts.

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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
NA40729Sutton; - (fl 1743); Mrfl 1743
NA39612Desborow; Charles (fl 1743-1750); Mr; involved in Lady Harley's financial affairsfl 1743-1750
NA38704Wenman; William (-1750); Mr; secretary and agent to the Duke and Duchess of Newcastle and the Earl and Countess of Oxford-1750
NA38903Wilcocks; Benjamin (1705-); Mr; father in law of Thomas Isatt; agent on the Nottinghamshire estates1705-
NA39543Barkley; John (-1753); Mr; steward for the Marylebone estate etc.-1753
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