Document ReferencePw2 Hy 630
TitleDraft letter from Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford], to Mr Redmond Joye, Standard Tavern, near St James's, London; 11 Feb. 1705/6
Date11 February 1706
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionStates that the form of protection that he may require has been drawn up; says that the Queen cannot grant protection in civil matters such as debt; asks which Secretary of State Joye wishes to have knowledge of the protection as otherwise it can not be done; asks if a 'plain promise of pardon' will be sufficient.

Old Style dating on letter.
Termroyalty, authority
legal business, pardons, Redmond Joye
crimes, pro-Jacobite

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
NA29383Joye; Redmond (fl 1706); Mrfl 1706
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