Letter – Michael Blackett to William Blackett – 22 Feb 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 22 Feb 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: William Blackett
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Newcastle 22d feb 1675/6

Honoured Sir

I have noe more to Inlardge upon that to advise you that tomorrow morninge Brother C & I indendes God willinge for the pay, att my Returne you may expect as full an accou[n]t as my weak Capasity shall be able to give you of occurences att all places there, of w[hi]ch I can at present onely lett you that the next pay will take about £600 - - <S> I intreate you to advise mee how it stands with Mr N for some people in Towne doth feare him a little but I pray not a word of that to himselfe for my p[ar]te I feare him nott & shall be sorry that any thinge butt good should happen him, soe praying for your health & happyness earnestly craveing your blessing I remayne MB

My wife desires to have her da[i]ly remembered unto you

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