Letter – Edward Blackett to John Ward – 18 Mar 1714

Document Type: Letter
Date: 18 Mar 1714
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: John Ward
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 190
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Mr Ward

I Return you many thanks for yr. Salmon it was a very good one, Inclosed you have a Warrant of Summons wch. I desire you will Serve on Mr Bellinghams Tenant who lives in his chief hous, & leave him the Copy of it, take some other wth. you to See it Served for fear you may have business tht. will require yr. absence tht. day the Deputy Lie[u]ten[ant]s meets wch. will be on the Seaventh of April & Either yr. Self or one tht. gose wth. you must Swear to the Serveing of the Warrant, tho I wish you could be there yr. Self for am promised a Warrant of distress

My Lord Said it was the lease tht. ruind the cause pray own the Receipt of this letter by a line to 
Unsigned, but the author is assumed to be Edward Blackett. Undated, but between 17th and 19th. 18th used here.

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