Letter – Edward Blackett to James Metcalfe – 22 Jul 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 Jul 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: James Metcalfe
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Sir                           							July 22

      I have here sent you a bill for the money due to you from my 3 daughters, that is from my daughter Blacket, £20.5s.6d,  from my daughter Bella £4.0s.6d and from my daughter Christiana £7.8s.8d. which in all is £39.14.8. for which I desire you’ll send me a Rect. with my Service to all yr Selfe & Mrs Metcalfe and yr Relations at the Bridge  

      I am yr assured friend & kinsman

Since this Lettr was writ I recd yrs of the 19, I have heard nothing of Yr Bro Since I visit you, nor do I know where he lodges in Yorke, shall make it my business to inquire and then you shall hear further from me  I do not believe he makes any of his Relations Acqtd where he is

For Mr Jas Metcalfe att the Eagle & Child in Ludgate Street, London

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