Document ReferencePw2 Hy 957
TitleLetter from Richard Hopton, to [Robert Harley] 1st Earl of Oxford; 23 Aug. 1714
Date23 August 1714
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionSays that he and Lord Scudamore intend to offer their service to the county [of Herefordshire?]; requests the earl's 'powerful assistance'.
Termpatronage, political
elections, Hereford 1714

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29761Scudamore; James (1684-1716); 3rd Viscount Scudamore; M.P. Herefordshire 1705-15 Hereford from 1715; succ. 16971684-1716
NA29762Hopton; Richard (fl 1714-1722); Mr; 'esquire'; agent? of 3rd Viscount Scudamorefl 1714-1722
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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