Letter – Edward Blackett to William Norton – 6 Jan 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Jan 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: William Norton
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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								January 6 1713/4

Mr Norton

Sr. I have the favr. of yr. letter & I do assure you once more that I shall give my Daughter Bella onely one thousand pound & Shall Expect a Settlemt upon her for live Suitable to that Sum according to the Custom of the Countrey, if you approve of this, tis well, if not, I desire you will never have any further thoughts of it, & I hope it will not break any friendship betwixt us I am

			Sr yr. Affect. Kinsman & Faithfull Humbe. Servt.

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