Difference between revisions of ".MTUxNjU.NTc3NjU"

From Transcribe Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Line 22: Line 22:
 
  and it being uncertain when I can be here should
 
  and it being uncertain when I can be here should
 
waite longer but hope you will lay the whole
 
waite longer but hope you will lay the whole
case before their Honors
+
case before their Honors
 
April 15 1715
 
April 15 1715
 
[illegible] Yor: Most Humble Servt.
 
[illegible] Yor: Most Humble Servt.
 
Leo: Tarent
 
Leo: Tarent

Revision as of 19:49, 18 February 2019

Sr. At the Govers return home I humbly pray you to lay before his Honor & Council of State the Affairs of Essex County and what Dificultyes I ly under in my Office of Sheriff [illegible] law the Peoples inclinations are so great against the tobacco law that they have not meet me to pay their Dues so yt all are unpayd except some small part of his Majesties, they further signifie their Dissatisfaction by burning one of Mr. Bucknor storehouses with sound Tobo. and his [illegible] so yt. I am not capable having recd. no Agents at all nor bills to pay his honor: the Govenor & Mr. Secretary nor no Publick nor County Creditor unless the law is put in Execution by Distress, They further Signifie their Evil Intention to the law by runing away with their Tobo. to buyers so yt: its near if not quit all sold, so the Consideration is so great yt: on my Part my Credit Estate & something else perhaps more valuable lyes at stake, besides wch the Governt: may prudently think relates to the Country in Genll: [illegible] my stay has been a long time at [illegible]

and it being uncertain when I can be here should

waite longer but hope you will lay the whole case before their Honors April 15 1715 [illegible] Yor: Most Humble Servt. Leo: Tarent