Letter – Joseph Richmond to William Wentworth – 15 Oct 1728

Document Type: Letter
Date: 15 Oct 1728
Correspondent: Joseph Richmond
Recipient: William Wentworth
Archive Source: NRO 673 2
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Newcastle 15 Oct 1728

To Sr Wm Wentworth Bart at Yorke

Sir, your Lre of the 10th came to my hand which I communicated to the trustees who apprehending thereby that you take Amiss there offer of the 5 ½ yd Supr Fine cloth direct me to acquaint you that the same was given to severall of the Nearest Relations at Old Sr Wms funeral & that they by  the Direction of the late Sr Wm were to pursue the same steps that were taken at his father’s funeral as near as possible. I am yrs &c JR

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