Letter – Michael Blackett to Matthew Lamb – 9 Apr 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Apr 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Matthew Lamb
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle Aprill the 9 1678

Mr Lamb

      I have yours of the 6th takes notice you have received the £10: - of Edwd Fletham, wch lett ly [lie] buy you till further order, pray minde Jno Humisby lett him want noe <Craveing>, and tell him I will have noe Rents p[ai]d In this manner

      I suppose you have heard of your sisters death I was <C...> by frankland to pay all Arrears and Chardges, and the very same day had 2 <subp[oenas]> served one me from CB and sister, I hope all wth you are well, God be thanked wee are here I am In hast[e] MB

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