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Miscellaneous correspondence

James Reading and his wife; Betsy and her parents, mostly re family news and Betsy's social life; James and his brothers, including letters from Philip, a missionary in Pennsylvania concerning his feelings as he sets off 1746, slaves, 1748, t...

Daughter, Elizabeth Peach and granddaughter, Elizabeth Leathes, from Sandwich (Kent), London and Bromley, (Kent) concerning social life including visit to cricket match at Sevenoaks

2/10/1,6,9,13,15 Elizabeth Peach [daughter, formerly Leathes], Sundridge, Kent [home of her second husband, Edward Peach], and London: investments, social engagements, they are going into mourning for her cousin William Nelson; including letters ...

Daughter, Elizabeth

2/12/1-25 Elizabeth Peach [daughter], Sundridge and London: family news, social engagements, worries about money, dismay at son Edward's impetuosity and expenditure on clothes [many with pages to son Edward at Norwich, rebuking him for child...

Daughter, Elizabeth

2/14/1-4 Elizabeth Peach [daughter], London, Charlbury Place, Shillinglee Park: news of friends - 'I am living here very pleasantly & without any expense, why therefore cannot you let me enjoy a little happiness uninterrupted? You know h...

Letters from Betsy Reading to Edward Leathes and to her father, Revd James Reading, mainly about opposition to her engagement to Leathes; 2 letters from Revd Philip Reading in Pennsylvania.

2/4/1-4 Jan-Mar 1772, Betsy Reading, Woodstock, to Edward Leathes, Bury and Strumpshaw: has told Margaret Pryse of their engagement - she thinks she and Mr L[oveden] will never come together as her father does not approve; thinks he should not ac...

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