Letter – Edward Blackett to William Jones – 21 Jul 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 21 Jul 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: William Jones
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      June 21

Honest Mr Jones

      I Recd yours this morning Doubt mine did not come to your hand wherein I Inclos’d you a Letter from my son John who advis’d you that he had sent you some holland by a Carefull master who would Deliver it to Mr Featherstone & desird that you would pay him the mony for it. I do not perceive by yours that you have rec[eive]d it tho you have paid Mr John Kelly for it

      I have thoughts of Dineing at Durham on Saturday night in my way to newcastle Where I Design to stay for 4 or 5 Dayes & so to Newby againe should be glad of your Company in my returne, honest Capt Millington has left me All here gives you their kind remembrance believe me allwayes

      Your assured & servt

pray give my service to your mother & sister

For Mr Wm Jones at Mrs Henries house in Durham

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