Letter – Michael Blackett to William Blackett – 9 Nov 1678

Document Type: Letter
Date: 9 Nov 1678
Correspondent: Michael Blackett
Recipient: William Blackett
Archive Source: CUL Dd 7.26
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Newcastle 9ber 9 78

Honoured Sr

      Your Last to my Bro: Wm brought the good news of Hen: <Lucas> being alive, pray sr be pleased to order him w[ha]t mony he demands Mr <Hacon> Mr Timo Robson my Bro Davison, Cosin Kirkehouse, and my selfe will be accomptable to you for the same

      I have pd Bro Wm upon acct £250: all my wheate not yet shipt, w[he]n done shall pay him the Remainder [of] my ballance for the Leed

      God be thanked all freinds are well here onely Peter Bell was buryed this night soe with my dewty to your selfe, love to all other freinds prayeing for your health and happinesse and earnestly Craveing your blessing Remaines MB

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