Letter – Edward Blackett to James Clavering – 2 Jun 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 2 Jun 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: James Clavering
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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I had the favr. of yr. letter but was ingaged before it came to hand, am obligd to you for yr. kind invitation to yr. house but I Shall not go into the North this Summer disigning the latter Season for the Bath, for have not had my health well for Some time past, wth. my Humbe. Service to yr. Self Lady & Cousin Betty I am

	yr.  Affct. Uncle & Faithfull Humbe. Ser

Mr James Clavering
undated, but between 2nd and 4th June. 2nd used here. James Clavering was married to Catherine Yorke, Sir Edward’s neice, the daughter of his second wife’s brother.

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