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L.a.594: Letter from Lettice Kynnersley, Broughton, to Richard Bagot, Blithfield, circa 1595 January 18: autograph manuscript signed

Catalog record:
Collection:Papers of the Bagot family of Blithfield, Staffordshire
Preferred Citation:Letter from Lettice Kynnersley, Broughton, to Richard Bagot, Blithfield, circa 1595 January 18: autograph manuscript signed, Papers of the Bagot family of Blithfield, Staffordshire. Transcription by Early Modern Manuscripts Online (EMMO). MS L.a.594, Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC.
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My good father. the last day I receued a letter
from you, and a fore christmas. I receued forti shilinges
from you. and ten from my mother: giueing you
Both houmble thankes: for the same. my brother is now
at loudlo. whear theare was the greates christmas.
that euer I sau. my ladi made uery much of my sister.
and desiered her. to com to her sum times. and she
should haue her chamber in the house: and told h my
sister she should finde her redi to plesure her. or ani freand
she had: when the tearme is done. my brother. and my
sister wil com to Blithfilde. to see you. and my mother.
which wil be shortly after candulmas: this with
my houmbul duti to you. and my good mother. with
the like from my sister: crauing your dely blesinges.
and crauing pardun for my vntoward wryting: I
houmbly take my leaue: Broughton this.18.of ienuary
Your obedient daughtter
Letice Bagot

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leaf 2 recto

Good father my houmble

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To the worshipful my
very good fther mr Bagot
at Blithfilde giue these

Letice Bagot to her
Father Richd Bagot