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TitleLetter from W. [William] Pierrepont, Thoresby to [his son-in-law], Lord Henry Cavendish [afterwards 2nd Duke of Newcastle], at the Two Flower pots in the middle of Portugall Rowe, Lincoln's Inn Fields, London; 5 Oct. 1657
Date5 October 1657
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionThanks Lord Henry for the care that is being taken of his daughter in her illness; feels hopeful of her eventual recovery; begs Lord Henry to take care of his own health; thanks him for the trouble taken to send the deeds and things; sends his love to them both and to Betty [Elizabeth Cavendish].
Termmedical conditions, illness

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA7950Pierrepont; William (c.1607-c.1679); Mr; M.P. for Nottinghamshire 1654-1656; son of 1st Earl of Kingston upon Hull; brother of Henry Pierrepont 1st Marquess of Dorchesterc.1607-c.1679
NA1135Cavendish; Henry (1630-1691); 2nd Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; succ. 1676; styled Viscount Mansfield 1659-1665; Earl of Ogle 1665-16761630-1691
NA1136Cavendish; Frances (c.1630-1695); Duchess of Newcastle; née Pierrepont; wife of 2nd Duke of Newcastle upon Tynec.1630-1695
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