Pemberton Correspondence

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

Correspondence

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, Quaker business

Abstract

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

HSP DAMS ID

15892

Language

english

Type

article

Collection

PRINT Migration Network: Pemberton Correspondence

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 /


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