Letter – Edward Blackett to Captain Millington – 6 Feb 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Feb 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Captain Millington
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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Honest Capt 

      I Recd yr letter & the other day yr noble present, for wch I heartily thank you it rejoyces me much to hear tht my Dr little Missys carrys herself so prittyly, the low church party carrys it almos> at all places in this country, I believe there will be no opposition for the county, That Election will not be till wednesday Sevennight I &some time after I design to take up my Quarters in York for 1 month or 2 & then for bath, I thank God I have my health very well but am not able to walk, I hope bathing in the bath for some time, will recovr me, wth all our Services to yr self & mrs MillingtonI am 

      yr assured Friend & Servt 
Undated but sequenced between others of Feb 6th. Refernece ot Mrs Millington dhows the receipient was Capt Millington

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