Document ReferencePw2 Hy 537
TitleLetter from George Cornwall, Canton, China, to Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford]; 4 Dec. 1704
Date4 December 1704
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionThanks Harley for favours which he has previously granted to him; hopes that Harley will assist him in gaining promotion 'into a ship'.
Termpatronage, requests for

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29296Cornwall; George (fl 1704-1705); sailor?; requested patronage from 1st Earl of Oxfordfl 1704-1705
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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