Letter – Jonathan Hilton to John Cleaver – 4 Jan 1772

Document Type: Letter
Date: 4 Jan 1772
Correspondent: Jonathan Hilton
Recipient: John Cleaver
Archive Source: AMHS H&H
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A Copy of a Letter sent Mr. Cleaver 				4th January 1772


Your Sons Favour of the 27th Last Month with a Bill Inclosed Value £50: I received in due Time the Pays you are concerned in was made the 26th Last Month but as I have not Settled with Mr. Atkinson nor do I know exactly what Cash is in his Hand, so cannot settle with you till that is done. I intend being at Newcastle or send my Son next weeke & after our Return from thence will send you a Copy of the Pay Bills & also let you know how the Sundry Tryals go forward.

      I am &ca Jonathan Hilton

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