Detail View: LUNA: Folger Manuscript Transcriptions Collection: Letter from William Wentworth, London, to Sir Matthew Wentworth, 2nd bart., Dublin

Digital Image File Name: 
34065
Source Call Number: 
X.d.428 (161)
Source Title: 
Letter from William Wentworth, London, to Sir Matthew Wentworth, 2nd bart., Dublin
Image Details: 
Asks him to make his (William's) children his heirs, to keep the estate in the Wentworth name. The funeral was magnificent, costing ?1200 (possibly Sir Thomas Wentworth's, d. 1675). Seal intact.
Source Created or Published: 
1675/6 January
Physical Description: 
p. 4
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
Hamnet Catalog Link: 
http://hamnet.folger.edu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?BBID=244373
Transcription: 
ffor the Honoured Sir Mathew Wentworth Baronett this p re sent at Mr Thomas Kirkham house surgeon In dublin I reland Note: line filler in line 1.
Credit: 
Transcriptions made by Shakespeare's World volunteers (shakespearesworld.org), participants in EMROC classes and transcribathons (emroc.hypotheses.org), participants in Folger paleography classes and transcribathons, and Folger docents.