[Address Leaf: Notes]
To my very Loving frend
M.r Bagott Sheriff
of Staffordshyer
[Letter Text: Notes]
Good Mr Bagott. Wheras one wedow Bagshaw of wetton detaineth
contrary to right a farme in the same towne/ and will not by eny
resonable meane be avoyded/ I am bould of small acquantancye
ernestly to crave yor favor/ that yow will cawse a prvy
Sessions to be, for the better avoyding of her yt towcheth
my very neere frend, whose case I accomt as my
owne/ therfore yor gentle and frendly dealing shall
bynd me to be as redy to shew yow or eny frend
of yors what pleasure I may as eny frend yow
have. and I pray yow make that accomt. Thus
trusting of yor favor and furtherance, and that
yow will creditt this bearer/ wth most harty
commendacions I bid yow farewell. Sheffield
the xiiijth of Aprell

Yor very Loving frend.


thys womane hathe
yoused har selfe vary
dysorderly and wyll yelde
to no resoune as my saruante
thys car barare cane declare
vnto you therfor I ones agene
I prey hartely grante me all your
fauorabyll forderance and you
shall fynde me neuer onmyndfall
to requyat you
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