Document ReferencePl C 52/181
TitleLetter from Sir James Graham, Kirklinton, Cumberland [to W.H.C Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland]; 30 Dec. 1801
Date30 December 1801
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionPasses on expressions of gratitude from Mr Dacre for the duke's kindness towards his son; informs the duke that the son is almost 17 years old and is 'an excellent Classical Scholar...[and] perfectly well versed in Accounts'; adds that Mr Dacre would be most grateful if his son could be helped to go to India.

Recipient identified by address 'My Lord' and references to 'Your Grace'.
Termpatronage, colonial

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA41401Dacre; - (fl 1801); Mr; neighbour of Sir James Grahamfl 1801
NA41526Dacre; - (c.1785-); Mr; son of Mr Dacre wishing to go to Indiac.1785-
NA41402Graham; James (1761-1824); 1st Baronet; sheriff of Cumberland 1786 1795-961761-1824
NA905Bentinck; William H.C. Cavendish- (1738-1809); 3rd Duke of Portland; succ. 17621738-1809
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