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Title: W.J.Alexander [London?] to P.S.Coxe, Coleman St., [London?]
CollectionIrish Emigration Database
FileAlexander, William J/33
SenderAlexander, William J.
Sender Gendermale
Sender Occupationsolicitor
Sender Religionunknown
OriginLondon, England
DestinationLondon, England?
RecipientCoxe, P.S.
Recipient Gendermale
SourceD 2433/B/20/54: Deposited by The Trustees Of The Caledon Estate.
ArchiveThe Public Record Office, N.Ireland.
Doc. No.9512028
Partial Date
Doc. TypeLET
LogDocument added by LT, 07:12:95.
Word Count254
TranscriptPrivate & Confidential Feb.1859

Dear Sir,
Upon reflection I think it more prudent not to insult
Mr. Bunstall on the subject of Mr.Moty's claim. The conclusion to
which Mr Smyly & I have come / & to the property of which you
candidly [-----?] / is very much founded on the manner in which
the documents have been dealt with, as well as in the other
singular circumstances attending the application, and it would
hardly be possible to consult Mr. Bunstall on this
subject, without bringing all the facts under his consideration I
need hardly add that those facts would not such as he could
approve of & a knowledge of these might give rise to feelings
which in a narrow circle of society like Quebec, might find some
unpleasant vent[?]-It is therefore therefore for your clients
sake that Mr.Smyly & I have deemed it better to act in the
matter without subjecting it to the judgement of a townsman of
Mr Moty's & I hope you will acquiesce in the proriety of our
Believe me Dear Sir
Yours very faithfully
(signed) W.J.Alexander

P.S.Coxe Esq.
19,Coleman St.

p.s I return you herewith the 7 letters from Lord Caledon to
Mr.Moty which you left with me .Upon a second careful
examination of them under a magnifying glass it is impossible to
doubt that all the [-------?] denoting money have been
altered.Besides which Mr.B's [Bunstall's?] name has been
obviously altered wherever it occurs for the purposes of
misleading. If these circumstances were made known to latter he
would probably never acknowledge Mr.Moty as an acquaintance