Letters – Michael Blackett to William Blackett – 18 Mar 1679

Document Type: Letters
Date: 18 Mar 1679
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: William Blackett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Honourable Sir                      					ditto


I perceive that my Bro: Wm <Two> posts agoe did adviseyou of my agreeing with Mr <Bullmer Ile>, wch I then neither doubt nor dare yett <affirme>, for though Articles are drawne and £400: deposited on both sides, yet I finde that some are intending a difference betwixt us viz Mr C Ellison who would gladly have the estate but I think twill be in vaine we were to have met att Durham yesterday but all parties being then not att Leisure, tis put off till this day sevennights as soon as we meet you shall God willing be acquainted with our <Results>, in the mean while praying for your health and happiness and earnestly craveing your blessing  I remaine   


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