Letter – Edward Blackett to Mrs Gray – 18 May 1711

Document Type: Letter
Date: 18 May 1711
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Mrs Gray
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Good Mrs Gray

      We designe god willing to be in York on Wednesday night next nothing can hinder us but my dear Daughter wises death tho I hope she’l our live that time but her Physician thinks she cannot be long in this world god almighty prepare us all for the next with my service to yourself & Mr Gray I am



We shall bring bed linning for our selves & servts my Wife has rec[eive]d her Chocolet and gives you her thanks
undated but between 17th & 20th May. 18th assumed here.

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