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To John Higgins   16 November 1868

Summary

Acknowledges receipt of £259 11s. 10d.

Obliged for JH’s good account of Francis Hardy’s management of Beesby Farm.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  16 Nov 1868
Classmark:  Dominic Winter Auctioneers (dealers) (10 April 2019, lot 138)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6461F

To John Higgins   27 May 1869

Summary

Acknowledges receipt of £262 13s. 8d.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  27 May 1869
Classmark:  Dominic Winter Auctioneers (dealers) (10 April 2019, lot 138)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6759F

To John Higgins   3 June 1871

Summary

Acknowledges sum of £266 11s. 9d.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  3 June 1871
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/6/14)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7798F

To John Higgins   18 November 1872

Summary

Acknowledges the sum of £216 18s. 6d.

Obliged for kind enquiries about his health.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  18 Nov 1872
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/6/15)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8633F

To John Higgins   27 May [1846]

Summary

Acknowledges receipt of draft. When does JH want the money for the new farmhouse? Bankers are Robarts, Curtis & Co. JH to pay them the rent directly.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  27 May [1846]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/1)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-980

To John Higgins   12 December [1846]

Summary

Thanks JH for draft. Glad to hear account of farmhouse.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  12 Dec [1846]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/2)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1037

To John Higgins   25 May [1847]

Summary

Discusses accounts.

Cannot visit Alford [farm] this summer.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  25 May [1847]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/5)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1090

To John Higgins   10 September [1847]

Summary

Agrees to lease land to Mr Mason. Discusses arrangements for bank draft.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  10 Sept [1847]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/6)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1117

To John Higgins   11 December [1847]

Summary

Discusses account. Glad that all is prosperous.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  11 Dec [1847]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/7)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1138

To John Higgins   28 February [1848]

Summary

Arranges to pay subscription on 15 Feb and 16 Aug as requested by Mr Mason.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  28 Feb [1848]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/11)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1159

To John Higgins   6 June [1848]

Summary

Mentions his account; visit to Lincolnshire by his sister [Susan Darwin].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  6 June [1848]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/17)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1184

To John Higgins   14 June [1848]

Summary

Discusses possible land transactions.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  14 June [1848]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/20)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1185

To John Higgins   6 December [1848]

Summary

Discusses his account. Mentions death of his father and his own inheritance.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  6 Dec [1848]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/23)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1211

To John Higgins   5 June [1849]

Summary

Comments on his account.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  5 June [1849]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/26)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1243

To John Higgins   10 December [1849]

Summary

Discusses his accounts.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  10 Dec [1849]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/29)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1279

To John Higgins   9 May [1850]

Summary

Agrees to reduce rent on farm because of bad times.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  9 May [1850]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/32)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1326

To John Higgins   27 May [1850]

Summary

Discusses his account.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  27 May [1850]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/35)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1334

To John Higgins   13 December [1850]

Summary

Discusses his account. Mentions reduction in rent due to agricultural conditions.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  13 Dec [1850]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/38)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1375

To John Higgins   21 December [1850]

Summary

Asks his opinion concerning possible investment. Asks about possible land sale to Mr Mason.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  21 Dec [1850]
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/41)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1377

To John Higgins   7 June 1851

Summary

Mentions his account. Reduction in rent paid by Mr Hardy.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  7 June 1851
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/45)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1432
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