Letter from Benjamin Jennings Seward to William Henry Seward, March 25, 1838

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Letter from Benjamin Jennings Seward to William Henry Seward, March 25, 1838
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Distributor:Seward Family Papers Project

Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1838-03-25

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Letter from Benjamin Jennings Seward to William Henry Seward, March 25, 1838

action: sent

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

location: Westfield, NY

receiver: William Seward
Birth: 1801-05-16  Death: 1872-10-10

location: Auburn, NY

transcription: mah 

revision: crb 2015-11-12

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Sunday eve’g
Dear Henry
Your Schedules were taken,
as you have probably found ere
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Before; sooner than •
this,
if not, they are under the cover of the
volume of Mortgages.
Pray make my kind regards l
acceptable to Mrs Carey
Birth: 1787-08-11 Death: 1863-06-22
, tell her I
shall never forget the pleasant visit
I had with her last autumn. Mrs
S.
Birth: 1794-07-23 Death: 1839-10-28
also begs to send her love. Tell
the young ladies that I have done
all I could to send Mr Peacock
Birth: 1780-02-22 Death: 1877-02-21

to Batavia, ever since I came home
. I think now he will get off soon.
My love to the young ladies
Yours as ever
B.J. Seward
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W.H. Seward Esqr
Care Mr T Carey
Birth: 1786-08-11 Death: 1869-06-20

Auburn
Batavia
New York
Westfield N.Y.
MAR 26
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Batavia N.Y.
MAR 29
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Hand Shiftx

William Seward

Birth: 1801-05-16 Death: 1872-10-10
B.J. Seward
March 26. 1838.