Letter – Edward Blackett to Captain Millington – 6 Dec 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Dec 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Captain Millington
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      6 Xbr

Hon[es]t Capt

      Am oblig’d to you for the names of the Rebells sent me wch was taken at present but I find the 10 men wch you writ me as Shot are by this post yet living,

      I design god willing to go for londn in Christmas week, & should be glad to find my Ld & his family their this winter, pray let me hear from you and direct your letter for me at Mr Chr. Blackets on bread street hill londn  wth my most humbl Service to my lord & his family, & my blessing to my Dr little MiTTy wth my kind remembrance to your Self & good Mrs Millington

      I am Your Reall friend & Servt

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