Letter – Edward Blackett to Christopher Blackett – 5 Feb 1711

Document Type: Letter
Date: 5 Feb 1711
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Christopher Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      Feb 5

Dear Kitte

      I rec[eive]d a letter by this post from Mr Aislabie that he has got your Bro[ther] a ship & in a little time he hopes to Advance him into a better so pay him fifty pounds & shall order a bill to be sent you from Newcastle in a post or 2 for that sum with my service to Mr Primate & your partner 

      I am Your most Affect[ionate] father 

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