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Pw2Hy - Papers of the Harley Family, 1602-1738, in the Portland (Welbeck) Collection
Pw2 Hy 331
Letter from Samuel Higginson, to Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford]; n.d. [c.5 Mar. 1692/3]
5 March 1693 (c)
Says that he and Charles Joanes went to Raydor in order to 'keep bond'; discusses the actions of the Sheriff's man at the Court of Raydor.
This letter is undated; the year given is based on the contents.
Old Style dating on letter.
Parts of text missing due to damage to document.
feudalism, feudal service
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Dates of existence
Joanes; Charles (fl 1893); -; kept bond at Raydor
Higginson; Samuel (fl 1690-1693); election official at New Radnor?; kept bond at Radnor
Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-1714
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