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Townshend family; 1465-1950; Marquess of Townshend Norfolk
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Lord Townshend to Philip Case: thanks for giving a qualification to his son C...

Lord Townshend to Philip Case: thanks for giving a qualification to his son Charles whom he seldom sees, and whose usual conduct is to mistrust and discredit anything he says; will not allow a penny more to be spent on the Yarmouth election than the £1,000 he lodged with Case in January for that purpose.

Charles Townshend, Yarmouth, to Philip Case: very much obliged to him; has no...

Charles Townshend, Yarmouth, to Philip Case: very much obliged to him; has now consulted Lord Townshend and will have no need for that favour; news of Yarmouth election; with receipt to Case by John Morse for £300, on same page.

Charles Townshend, Admiralty, to Philip Case: his appointment to the Admiralt...

Charles Townshend, Admiralty, to Philip Case: his appointment to the Admiralty board has enabled him to accede to the petitions of both Mr Hogg and Mr Allen [of King's Lynn].

Philip Case, Lynn, to Lord Townshend, Grosvenor Street, London: names prisone...

Philip Case, Lynn, to Lord Townshend, Grosvenor Street, London: names prisoners from the Castle 'taken up stragling about the County' to be conveyed to ship of war at Yarmouth or collector of customs there; Mr Trafford accepts the honour, will ask the others

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: discusses tables of annuities for li...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: discusses tables of annuities for life made by De Moivre, and consequent value of his reversionary interest in his uncle's estate near Yarmouth [his uncle was Horatio Townshend, died 1751]; if sold it will pay off all the encumbrances on his estate; Colonel Townshend does not answer his letters and has clearly discarded him from his good graces; is thinking of settling in another county to avoid these continual jarrings; with copy of formula for calculating value of a reversion.

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: about property lately purchased from...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: about property lately purchased from Goodwin and Stringer in West Raynham.

Philip Case, Lynn, to Lord Townshend at Raynham Hall: has taken all steps pos...

Philip Case, Lynn, to Lord Townshend at Raynham Hall: has taken all steps possible about the reversion but Townshend may wish to have the business transacted by another; deeds for an exchange being drawn up.

Letters from Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: purchase of Nuthall...

Letters from Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: purchase of Nuthall's estate at Aylsham for Mrs Walker [his mistress] without mentioning her name; she will settle it on Townshend after her decease 'which pray God avert'.

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: wishes to settle some points with Ca...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: wishes to settle some points with Case's brother of Toftrees and asks Case to be present; his present situation jars his nerves and he hopes for a calm explanation to make all easy in future.

Lord Townshend, Aylsham, to Philip Case: asks him to defer meeting at Raynham...

Lord Townshend, Aylsham, to Philip Case: asks him to defer meeting at Raynham as he intends to stay at Aylsham to enjoy freedom from business, unless driven back by cold weather.

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: further purchase of property by Mrs ...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: further purchase of property by Mrs Walker at Aylsham; with draft letter by Case.

Charles Townshend, St James's Street, to Philip Case: in great difficult...

Charles Townshend, St James's Street, to Philip Case: in great difficulty as to qualification for forthcoming election as that made at previous one has been destroyed by his brother's marriage settlement; fears his father won't be able to make another and asks advice; if any freemen of Yarmouth live in Lynn he will pay their expenses to Yarmouth. Cover addressed 'To be sent without Delay to Mr Case wherever he is, & not to be opened by any other Person'.

William Townshend, Downham Market, to Philip Case about case Hills & Free...

William Townshend, Downham Market, to Philip Case about case Hills & Freeman, with opinion by Case

Sir William Hovell, Hillington, to [un-named]: in the absence of Sir Horatio ...

Sir William Hovell, Hillington, to [un-named]: in the absence of Sir Horatio Townshend is ordered to give notice that horses and men (with a week's pay in their pockets and powder and bullets proportionable) are to meet at Hillington on 24 April. [draft]

Sir Horatio Townshend to Captain William Hovell: orders him to draw together ...

Sir Horatio Townshend to Captain William Hovell: orders him to draw together the troop of horse belonging to Townshend's regiment and to march to King's Lynn to secure the peace of that town.
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