Letter – Edward Blackett to John Aislabie – 20 Feb 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 Feb 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Aislabie
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Dear Sir         								Febry 26  1709/10

      The Bearer is my nephew Blacket Midford who I perceive is going upon the East India Comp’y Acct. as a factor to the Indies, and he writes me he may go for some little time to Bombay, So I desire you’ll be so kind as to give him a Lettr of Recommendation to the Generall yr Bro. which will be of great Service to him and shall Esteem it as a great favr. Done to  yr most obliged humble Serv    

Jno Aislabie Esq.

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