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Document number: 3569
Date: 03 Sep 1837
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: FRAMPTON James
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Last updated: 23rd December 2010

Moreton <1>
Sept 3 1837.

My Dear Henry/

Tho prepared for the account <2> communicated by your letter of yesterday we are all shocked & overset by it & most anxious to hear again of Lady Elizabeth & Horatia <3> so pray write if you have leisure. What a succession of losses we have experienced.

Yours very Sincerely
James Frampton

If Ly Valletort <4> is with you mention her also.

Henry Talbot Esqr
31 Sackville Street
London


Notes:

1. Moreton, Dorset: home of the Frampton family.

2. The death of Rear Admiral Charles Feilding (17801837), Royal Navy; WHFTs step-father.

3. Lady Elisabeth Theresa Feilding, ne Fox Strangways, first m Talbot (17731846), WHFTs mother, and Henrietta Horatia Maria Gaisford, ne Feilding (18101851), WHFTs half-sister.

4. Caroline Augusta Edgcumbe, ne Feilding, Lady Mt Edgcumbe (18081881); WHFTs half-sister.

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