Document ReferencePw2 Hy 618
TitleLetter from Brocas de Honde, to Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford]; 13 Jan. n.d. [c.1703-1709]
Date13 January 1703-1709
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites on behalf of Mr Joly de Farnac who has been arrested at Gravesend for attempting to pass into Holland without papers; has served the [English] nation in 'one of our French Regiments'; says that he is now poor and has 'lost his wits'; asks that Harley show pity and release the gentleman.
Termcrimes, emigration, illegal

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29371Farnac; Joly de (fl 1703-1709); Mr; arrested for attempting to pass to Holland without papers; of Bordeauxfl 1703-1709
NA29372Honde; Brocas de (fl 1706)fl 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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