Sender

Philip Ford

Year

1686

Sender Place

London, England

Receiver

James Harrison

Receiver Place

Pennsbury, Pennsylvania

Repository holding original letter

Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Full Date

1686-12-07

Document Type

Transcription

Country, State, Location 1

51.507351, -0.127758

Country, State, Location 2

40.428123, -80.100609

Keywords

Philip Ford, London, James Harrison, Pennsbury Pennsylvania, Roger Whitefield, William Penn, William Penn {Yorkshire}, Thomas Lawson, Quakers, Society of Friends

Abstract

Letter dated December 7, 1686 (November 27, 1686 Old Style) from Philip Ford to James Harrison.

Transcription

London ye [the] 27th: 9 mo [month] 1686

[Dr] [Dear] ffriend [Friend]

James Harrison

here inclosd [enclosed] have sent thee [you] ye [the] bill

& [and] Bill Leding [bill of lading] for wth [with] sent P [per] ye [the] [Dragon?]

Roger Whitefield Com [come] [maundl?]: [which?] ye [the]

[Goviner/Gardiner] [Governor/Gardener] is to take care of & [and] gett [get] sett [sett]

hers [here’s] little to Acquaint thee [you] oft [often] more then [than]

wth [with] Will Penn [William Penn] has don [done] since [which?] [hee/has] [he]

gone into Yorkeshire [Yorkshire] to his [...] [Lawthers?] [lawyers?]

& [and] about six weekes [weeks] hence I expect him

back againe [again] / as to our meetings they be

at present quiett [quiet] / I have not further to

add only mine & [and] wife’s love to thee [you] & [and] thine [yours]

I conclude/

Thy Lov [loving] ffriend [Friend]

Philip fford [Philip Ford]

the Timber Logg [log] is not

yet Arived [arrived] /

I desire thee [you] take notice of the lette [letter]

of Tho: Lawsons [Thomas Lawson’s] Concerning ye [the] 25^[...]^ bill

Drawne [drawn] [in/on] [him] P [per] Ja Wright [James Wright] payable

to ye [the] Governr [Governor] [which?] he brought [with?] him

& [and] not yet [pd?] [paid] /

For

James Harrison

at Pennsebury [Pennsbury]

in Pennsilvania [Pennsylvania]

P [per] ye [the] Dragon

Philip Ford

London

9 mo [month] 27. 1686

to

James Harrison

Pennsbury

Philip fford [Philip Ford]

29 7 mo [month] 86 [1686]

goods for ye [the]

garden /

HSP DAMS ID

15892

Language

english

Type

article

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