Letter – John Erasmus Blackett to John DeChair – 14 Dec 1781

Document Type: Letter
Date: 14 Dec 1781
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: John DeChair
Archive Source: NRO 672 E 1E 4
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Revd. Dr. Dichair                                                      Newcas.  14th Decemr. 1781


Sir    I am desired by Sir John Trevelyan to acquaint you that he accepts your Notice & will be ready to pay off the late Sir Walter Blacketts Bond in June next.  The Money will be paid on Application to me at this Place but it will be necessary that the Person who is empowered to receive the same shall have the Bond etc with a proper Receipt from Mr Blackett Dechair & likewise a Copy of his Register.    I am  etc  J E B.
Rev Dr John Dechair 1728-1810 married Julia Wentworth, sister of Sir Thomas Wentworth/Blackett

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