Letter – Edward Blackett to John Ward – 17 Apr 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 17 Apr 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Ward
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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      April the 17 1710

Mr Ward,

	Inclosed I send you young Mr Place’s Lettr. There was two years rent due to me last Martinmas So As I told you before in case Mr Place refuse to pay you which I hope he’ll be wider then speak to an Attorney who will Soon get me my money with charge to Mr Place.

	I long to hear what you have done with Nelson. I hope you’ll make an indifferent good End with him, for you know we can prove that he Enjoy’d the Land, and I nca swear he never paid any Rent. Mewburne will be at North Allerton on St. Georges Fair day so you may Acqt him what you have done both with Mr Place and Nelson. I am yr ass’d fr’.

Mr Jno Ward at Dinsdale

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