Letter – Edward Blackett to Edward Ridsdale – 25 Apr 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Apr 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Edward Ridsdale
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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Mr. Ridsdale						York 25 April 1714

inclosed you have my Ld. Archbisshops letter Ld. Warrington was certainly his fathers Executor, for I have heard him Say he pd £40000 for his fathers debts & I dought not but the Will or a Copy of it may be found in Docters Commons, so I hope it will not be necessary to be at the charge to look for it, my Ld. if there was occasion would satisfy the court though neither Will nor Copy could be found that he was his fathers Executor, wth. my Service to yr. Self & family I am

      yr. Assured Friend & Humbe. Servt. 

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