Letter – Edward Blackett to Diana Blackett – 13 Dec 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Dec 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Diana Blackett
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      13 Xbr

My Drst Mitty

I am very glad to hear that you have learn’d the Church Catechism in French & that you improve in that language, & I doubt not in the least in every thing Else that is becoming a Young Lady if you will but take pains & make it your business, your two Uncles & aunts gives you their kind love & Services wth my blessing to you I am

	Your mt affect & Grand Papa

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