Letter – Edward Blackett to Joseph Barnes – 20 Feb 1710

Document Type: Letter
Date: 20 Feb 1710
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Joseph Barnes
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Sir       									Febry 20    1709/10

      I had own’d the favr of yrs long eer this but was from home, I perceive you have found Sir Nath Johnsons Bond with the Assignment.  I wish you could putt me into a Way to get all if not part of whats due to me wch should be very well content with, When I come to Newcastle must have yr Advice in a little business, So pray keep the Bond & Assignm’t by you till that time.  I am Sir yr Faithful Humble Servt

Joseph Barnes Esq   Counseller
The lawyer Barnes was the son of Ambrose Barnes, merchant and alderman of Newcastle

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