Document ReferencePw2 Hy 573
TitleLetter from Elizabeth Edwards, to Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford]; 19 Feb. 1705/6
Date19 February 1706
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionStates that her sister and her five children are in dire straits following the 'folly and madness of my brother' [the publication of the 'Memorial of the Church of England' by David Edwards; refers to a warrant she has for money which needs the Queen's signature; begs Harley to 'not remember the injury don' to him in this matter and to assist them.

Old Style dating on letter.
Termroyalty, authority
publications, seditious literature, 'Memorial of the Church of England'
patronage, requests for

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29329Edwards; David (fl 1703-1706); Jacobite; printed a seditious memorial of the Church of England; brother of Thomas Edwardsfl 1703-1706
NA29328Edwards; Elizabeth (fl 1703-1706); -; sister of David and Thomas Edwardsfl 1703-1706
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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