Letter – Edward Blackett to Thomas Davison – 13 Apr 1711

Document Type: Letter
Date: 13 Apr 1711
Correspondent: Edward Blackett
Recipient: Thomas Davison
Archive Source: NRO ZBL 189
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Dear Nephew

      I have sent you by the bearer my servt a Copy of my last Will & Testam[en]t as allso 3 Copies Annuities for my 3 younger sons which I Desire your particular Care of as allso of the assignm[en]t of my daughter Blackets portion which is in your Custody with my most humble service to your bro Davison when you se[e] him I am

      Your most Affect[ionate] uncle

To Mr Tho Davison Newcastle
Thomas Davison was the son of EB’s sister Elizabeth, who married Timothy Davison. Undated but between others of 10th and 14th April. 13th used here

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