Letter – Michael Blackett to Margaret Eden – 18 May 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 18 May 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Margaret Eden
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle may the 18 1678


You may [struck out: ‘Remember’] be pleased to Remember you often told mee that if pleased God you Lived till Rent day, you would pay mee £50: - : - upon your son Jno his accot. I hope that accordingly you will order Sr Robt to pay the same unto mee, upon great monday, upon wch day I Intend God willing to kisse his hand att Darnton, soe wishing you long life and good health I remaine MB
Recipient is unknown but Sir Robert Eden MP and his wife Margaret had a son John

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