Letter – Michael Blackett to Robert Eden – 18 May 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 18 May 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: Robert Eden
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Honoured Sr

for answer unto yours of the 16th present next great monday (alias great monday after Whitsontide[)], I Intend god willing to Come and kisse your hand att Darnton, and that as the day whereon you promised to pay mee the £50: -  you knowe of, as Mr Braband Can witnesse, I Expect itt not sooner, but att the day I hope you will not faile mee my humble service to your Lady I am In hast[e] MB
Recipient is unknown, but this letter clearly relates to the previous one, and suggests that Blackett was writing to Sir Robert Eden

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