Letter – Edward Blackett to Edward Boldero – 19 Dec 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Dec 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Edward Boldero
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      Newby xber 19th 1714


      I hope you recd my last of the 14th past pray let me know by the very first post how my Lady Wandesford made her will & wt she has Left to the poor major & who Execer I have heard her[e] tht Grandson owed her a good Sum of money and she never had any security by him as the major told me I hope She has taken care of him in her will if not he’ll be a very miserable person with my Service to your self & Mrs Boldera I am

      Yr assured friend & Sevt 

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