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Document number: 10017
Date: 8 Jun 1833
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: FOOT Samuel
Collection: Bodleian Library, Oxford - Fox Talbot Personal Archive
Collection number: FT10039
Last updated: 2nd January 2017

W H F Talbot Esqr

Dr. to Saml Foot

June 30th

Corresponding with the Lord Lieutenant relative to your intended Commission as a Deputy Lieutenant for the County of Wilts- Taking minutes from the Secretary of State and Lord Lieutenant's letter- Drawing Certificate of Qualification - Fair copy - writing letter for you therewith and thereon - Instructions for Commission - Drawing same - Fair copy- Ingrossing- Paid for Stamp & Parchment 1.16.4- Writing letter to the Lord Lieutenant requesting his signature- Drawing Certificate for the Gazette - Fair copy - Writing letter to agent in London therewith and thereon - Paid him for Gazetting - Letter and attendance - Writing letter to the Clerk of the Peace - writing letter to you inclosing Commission - Postages &c &c " " "


Salisbury June 8th 1833


Enclosed I send you a Commission from the Lord Lieutenant appointing you a Deputy Lieutenant for the County of Wilts and I shall feel obliged by your acknowledging its safe arrival. My charges are 5..0..0 as particularlized above

I m Sir Yr obt & hble Servt
Samuel Foot

W. H. F. Talbot Esqr

[address panel:]

H. F. Talbot Esqr
Lacock Abbey
nr Chippenham

31 Sackville Street