Document ReferencePw2 Hy 365
TitleLetter from John Walsham, to Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford], 'Mrs Broomfield's House over against the half moon', King Street, Bloomsbury, London; 6 Oct. 1691
Date6 October 1691
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to the [election of Mr Stephens as bailiff?]; says that ?refused to 'sweare him'; mentions a letter of attorney to Mr Vane; refers to the perquisites which are 'always granted to the Bayliffe'; says that the 'General Muster for the county of Hereford is at Leominster.

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Termlocal government, bailiffs, perquisites
elections, bailiffs 1691

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29092Vane; - (fl 1691); Mrfl 1691
NA29093Stephens; - (fl 1691); Mr; elected bailiff?fl 1691
NA29094Walsham; John (fl 1691)fl 1691
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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