Letter – Edward Blackett to Robert Fairfax – 20 Nov 1713

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 Nov 1713
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Robert Fairfax
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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Dear Sr							20 Novr. 1713

I recceived yor favours of the 17th & am much oblidged to you, for your kind inquiry after my health, indeed I have been much out of order for some months past, for the Loss of my deare wife lyes very heavy upon me, I design not to go to Yorke till after Christmas.   Its my opinion Mr Jenkins petition will not be heard this Sessions, being there are soe many lodged before his all this Family are yor humble Servts & assure yourself I am yor affect huml Servt.

To R. Fairfax Esqr

<xxxx> of Parlaimt nigh Lincolns Inn

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