Letter from George MacCullough Grier to William Henry Seward, February 22, 1839

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George MacCullough Grier to William Henry Seward, February 22, 1839
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Distributor:Seward Family Digital Archive

Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1839-02-22

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George MacCullough Grier to William Henry Seward, February 22, 1839

action: sent

sender: George Grier
Birth: 1802-09-27  Death: 1878-12-20

location: Goshen, NY

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

location: Albany, NY

transcription: keh 

revision: crb 2016-02-22

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Goshen Feby 22 1839
Dear Henry
I received yours of the 18th inst, today, I regret very
much that you have had so much trouble with the Poney
I would have come after him myself before this, but for the
promises I had from Mr Wisner
Birth: 1777 Death: 1842-02-20
, Bailey
Unknown
Van Duzer
Birth: 1802-05-08 Death: 1841-11-27
& others to bring
him home. Now Mr Van Inwegen
Birth: 1813-12-11 Death: 1867-11-19
says he will bring him if
he has to ride him, if anything should prevent this last [ arrangemet ]
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Alternate Text: arrangement

let your man
Unknown
send him by the Stage to Newburgh, and drop me
a line & I will meet him there.
Your Cousins
x Birth: 1794-08-30  Death: 1858-12-31  Birth: 1782-09-29  Death: 1844-10-29  Birth: 1801-01-16  Death: 1860-02-07  Birth: 1780-10-05  Death: 1869-06-28 
are rejoiced to learn that Mrs Seward
Birth: 1805-09-24 Death: 1865-06-21

is with you in Albany.
Your Father
Birth: 1768-12-05 Death: 1849-08-24
& Mother
Birth: 1769-11-27 Death: 1844-12-11
enjoy better health
this winter than usual. Yours Truly
Geo. M. Grier
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His Excellency
William H. Seward
Governor &c
Albany
GOSHEN N.Y.
FEB 2122nd
PAID
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William Seward

Birth: 1801-05-16 Death: 1872-10-10
Geo M. Grier
Feb 22. 1839