Letter – Edward Blackett to William Lowes – 24 May 1711

Document Type: Letter
Date: 24 May 1711
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: William Lowes
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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May 24 1711

Honest Will

      When I rec[eive]d your Letter with the Articles inclosd I was in great Concerne for the Dangerous Condition my dear daughter wise was in which occasioned the writeing of that Letter & since God Amighty is pleasd to take her to himself which is a great trouble to me God prepare us all for our great Change

      You may tell Erwin that I will p[er]forme the bargaine you made with him & accordingly have Inclosd you the Articles & shall give him my bond for the p[er]formance of them am glad you have sold 60 old trees more when you make any bargaine never make my son a party in the Articles for there is no occasion for it for shall Either give my bond or Land Security for the p[er]formance of them I am

      Your Assured

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