Document ReferencePl C 52/62
TitleLetter from Major Boothby, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire to [W.H.C. Cavendish-Bentinck] 3rd Duke of Portland; 11 Oct. 1801. Imperfect
Date11 October 1801
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that Lord Titchfield had promised him that he would ask the duke to recommend John Greenwell, who has been in the service of the East India Company for 28 years in the Bengal warehouse; mentions that the warehouse keeper in Greenwell's department has resigned his office; wishes for a letter of recommendation to the chairman, Mr Charles Mills, for Greenwell to be considered in the new arrangement to take place at the Bengal and coast warehouses; has just realised that he told Titchfield that the letter had to be to Mr Charles Smith instead of Mr Charles Mills; has not had time to correct the mistake with Titchfield as the recommendation needs to be done immediately.
Termappointments, colonial
colonies, India
ConditionUnfit for production

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1091East India Company
NA1045Bentinck; William H. Cavendish-Scott- (1768-1854); 4th Duke of Portland; styled Marquess of Titchfield 1768-18091768-1854
NA41367Smith; Charles (fl 1801); Mrfl 1801
NA41368Mills; Charles (1755-1826); Mr; MP for Warwick; Chairman of the East India Company 1801-21755-1826
NA41356Greenwell; John (fl 1801); Mr; employee of East India Co.fl 1801
NA41355Boothby; - (fl 1801); Majorfl 1801
NA905Bentinck; William H.C. Cavendish- (1738-1809); 3rd Duke of Portland; succ. 17621738-1809
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