h Mr. Cradock concerning the writer's intended journey, and that he offered him accommodation when he came to New England, and what he could not provide himself with, Cradock promised to send after him.
Cradock, in a letter to Winthrop, September 13, 1636, says, I am harteley glad to heare of the good approbacion of our newe Gouvernour there Mr Vane.
In Wood's works there is no mention of a house on Cradock's plantation; there surely was none of brick, like the present pretentious structuharlestown bounds, a reservation was made of the proprietary of the farms of Winthrop, Nowell, Cradock, and Wilson, with free egress and ingress to them, with a common for their cattle on the backside of Mr. Cradock's farm.
Under date of September 13, 1636, Cradock writes to Governor Winthrop, mainly in regard to his agent (since 1634), Thomas Mayhew, with whose doings he was not quite satisfied.
In the postscript, Cradock writes of his purpose to apply himself to tylledge & increasing my st