Document ReferencePw2 Hy 377
TitleUnsigned memorandum to Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford], 'Member of Parliament'. London; n.d. [c.1661-1703]
Date1661-1703 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to an endeavour designed to suppress 'vice and immorality' and to force the church to be as 'eminent for her Practice, as the purity of Her Doctrine'; refers to efforts designed to better promote the execution of justice; exhibits anti-Catholic sentiment; proposes detailed methods of ensuring that men are not so 'backward in making restitution' in cases of 'fraud, oppression, Breach of Trust'.

This memorandum is undated; the range provided is based on the lifespan of Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford; this span has been reduced to 1703 in order to fit the bundle date.
Termjustice, processes of
parliamentary business, reforms, justice
religious affairs, anti-Catholicism
crimes, fraud

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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
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