Letter – Edward Blackett to George Booth – 6 Feb 1715

Document Type: Letter
Date: 6 Feb 1715
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: George Booth
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 191
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My Lord

      The reason I have not troubled yr L.ship wth a letter of late was in hopes of giving you an acct in my Chan[cer]y suit wth Sr John, he makes all the shifts & delayshe possibly can, tho I doubt not to foreclose him in a short time all our Parliamentering are almost at an End & the low church men carrys it for most places, I heartily wish mr Booth success wth all Services from hence to yr Ldship & family I am 

	Yr Ldships mt obt Humble Sert
Recipient un-named but content and reference of Mr Booth indicate it was to his late wife’s relation the Earl of Warrington

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