Letter – Michael Blackett to William Nephew – 28 Jul 1676

Document Type: Letter
Date: 28 Jul 1676
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: William Nephew
Archive Source: CUL MS Add 91
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Mr Wm Nepheu      Ditto      July the 28th 1676


I have before mee yo[u]res of the 17th present w[hi]ch I Rec[eive]d by yo[u]r Freind Mr Nathaniell Smith to whome did offer my Assistance In his affaires To the utmost of my power; about w[hi]ch shall expect his further order from Sunderland who shall find mee very Ready to serve him upon all accounts I have also profered him money; but hee hath taken none; Mr Hum: Willett of London is w[i]th mee at present; who desires to be remembered unto you – I am glad as occasions offeres you thinke mee Capable of Serveinge either you or yo[u]r freindes In this Countrey; I wish an opportunity would offer wherein I might show w[ha]t kindnesse I have to make a Retaliation In some measure be assured none shall bee more ready to observe yo[u]r Comands none more ambitious of them then hee that is Realy    M:B:

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