Letter – Edward Blackett to James Mewburn – 12 Nov 1713

Document Type: Letter
Date: 12 Nov 1713
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: James Mewburn
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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								Novembr 12: 1713


I Recd. yrs of the 10th & I do believe Sr. John does not design to destrain of any of the Tenants, if he do it will be much worse for him, he desires me to meet him at at Yorke Saturday the 21st of this Month so give my Service to him, & acquaint him if he did not Receive my letter, shall not faile to meet him their at the his time appointed, you may acquaint the tenants that <are> in Sr. Johns Interest that they must not blame me, if I use the utmost severity, being they used so unkindly, giving them a bond of £10000 to indemnify them as for Hallowell quit Rent if it was due at Michelmass distrain immediately let me know what all the Tenants Said when you Shewed them the bond of £10000 to indemnify them   I am

					Yr assured Friend

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