Letter – Edward Blackett to William St Quintin – 25 Dec 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 25 Dec 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: William St Quintin
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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      I perceive by my friend & neighbr Mr Metcalf, tht his son at London is in hopes of being preferred to some impoymt by yr recommendation, his father is a very honest substantiall man, & has given his son very good Education he is come of a very good & honest parentage, & in case it lays in yr way Eighter [Either] to give or get him an imploymt shall tak it an Extraordinary favour done to 

      Sr Yr Mt Faithfull H Sert 

To Sr Wm St Quintine Barrt London
Date by inference from previous letter.

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