Letter from Samuel Sweezey Seward to Benjamin Jennings Seward, May 30, 1825

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Letter from Samuel Sweezey Seward to Benjamin Jennings Seward, May 30, 1825
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Distributor:Seward Family Digital Archive

Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1825-05-30

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Letter from Samuel Sweezey Seward to Benjamin Jennings Seward, May 30, 1825

action: sent

sender: Samuel Seward
Birth: 1768-12-05  Death: 1849-08-24

location: Florida, NY

receiver: Benjamin Seward
Birth: 1793-08-23  Death: 1841-02-24

location: New York, NY

transcription: crb 

revision: crb 2017-01-10

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Florida 30 May 1825
My Dear B.
I have only time to say to you
that I have more heart rending af-
fliction since I wrote you last than
I ever experienced in this time. I wish
you to read the inclosed - and if in your
judgement correct forward it by mail
immediately. We expect to be in
N.Y. next week where I will endeavor
to state facts to you. Polidore
Birth: 1799-07-02 Death: 1872-04-25
thinks
of living in Iowa
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Iowa

this week. I hope his
object is laudable if so encourage it
Your affectionately
Saml. S. Seward
Mr. B.J.S.
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Mr. Benjamin J. Seward
New York
Free
SS Seward
PM. Florida