Letter – Edward Blackett to John Stephenson – 19 Oct 1709

Document Type: Letter
Date: 19 Oct 1709
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Stephenson
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Mr Stephenson

      What I am indebted to you I shall pay to none but to yr own hand, Shall have occasion to send to Yorke Either this next Week or next, and my Servt shall pay you, I did not see the Iron weigh’d, but two Credible persons in my Family did, who if there was occasion would give it upon Oath, I believe it was a mistake and I know you would not do such a vile thing, I do not know what you mean by Six shill being left unpaid, but I can shew you a cash Rect. in full of yr Notes, I am in haste    yr Sevt

Mr Jno. Stephenson
undated but between 17th and 20th and following a letter sent to him on 16th

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