Robert Roath, letter, to Eleazar Wheelock, 1765 May 30


[note (type: abstract): Roath writes to ask for help in securing money owed to him by Occom.][note (type: handwriting): Handwriting is slanted and and somewhat looping though mostly clear and legible.][note (type: paper): Small square sheet is in good condition, with light staining, creasing and wear.][note (type: ink): Dark black-brown.][note (type: noteworthy): The money owed by Occom is also mentioned in manuscript number 764572. The person mentioned on line nine has not been tagged because his name is illegible.]
[Mr | Mr.]MrMr. [Whelock | Wheelock]WhelockWheelock[pers0036.ocp] Sir.
this is to [in forme | inform]in formeinform you that I am in gReat want of my [wadges | wages]wadgeswages for my Labour which I Did on [mr | Mr.]mrMr. [Ocom | Occom]OcomOccom[pers0030.ocp]s house which I Did in [fraiming | framing]fraimingframing of it and if you can help me To It quick I [ſhould | should]ſhouldshould Be very gLad for I am In great want of [mony | money]monymoney [Jest | just]Jestjust now and If you are ComIng Down to norwich[place0174.ocp] quick If you Dont [Sea | see]Seasee me you may [Leve | leave]Leveleave It [att | at]attat [mr | Mr.]mrMr. [Joſeph | Joseph]JoſephJoseph [illegible][guess (h-dawnd): Traces]Traces In the Town the [Sume | sum]Sumesum is Thirty five [Shilings | shillings]Shilingsshillings —£1=14^[above] S^S=0^[above] d^d
Robert Roath[pers0446.ocp]
Roath[pers0446.ocp]'s [Acc.t | account]Acc.taccount of work on [M.r | Mr.]M.rMr. Occom[pers0030.ocp]'s [Houſe | house]Houſehouse
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id Text in document Role in header Authorized Name
pers0036.ocp M r Mr. Whelock Wheelock recipient Wheelock, Eleazar
pers0030.ocp m r Mr. Ocom Occom mentioned Occom, Samson
pers0446.ocp Robert Roath writer Roath, Robert
pers0446.ocp Roath writer Roath, Robert
pers0030.ocp M. r Mr. Occom mentioned Occom, Samson

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place0174.ocp Norwich Norwich
place0174.ocp norwich Norwich

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1765-05-30 may 30 Day 1765

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