Letter from Frances Miller Seward to William Henry Seward, June 28, 1851

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Letter from Frances Miller Seward to William Henry Seward, June 28, 1851
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Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1851-06-28

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Letter from Frances Miller Seward to William Henry Seward, June 28, 1851

action: sent

sender: Frances Seward
Birth: 1805-09-24  Death: 1865-06-21

location: Auburn, NY

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

location: Washington D.C., US

transcription: bpt 

revision: tap 2019-02-27

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Saturday morning 28th
My dear Henry,
I send you the Journal which came
this morning as you may miss it – Were not
Grandpa
Birth: 1772-04-11 Death: 1851-11-13
so entirely dependent upon newspapers
I would send the Journal & Tribune to you
Lazette
Birth: 1803-11-01 Death: 1875-10-03
left us quite unexpectedly Thursday – Frances
Birth: 1826 Death: 1909-08-24

sent for her – I am alone with Grandpa &
the children
x Birth: 1844-12-09  Death: 1866-10-29  Birth: 1839-06-18  Death: 1920-04-29 
Mr Carter has gone with Grandpa
this morning to Skaneateles – Do you see the
Herald? – the speculations about Gen Scott’s
Birth: 1786-06-13 Death: 1866-05-29

nomination are amusing enough –
I know you must be very weary of this protracted
trial – I hope you will not get sick – I am
hoping some cousin
Unknown
may come from Romulus
to day to help read for Grandpa – Fred
Birth: 1830-07-08 Death: 1915-04-25

writes that William Kents
Birth: 1802-10-02 Death: 1861-01-04
mother
Birth: 1768-09-10 Death: 1851-06-19
is dead
I wish Fred could come home for a day
or two about the 4th – it grieves me
to have you both away when the garden
is so beautiful – Fanny
Birth: 1844-12-09 Death: 1866-10-29
says she wishes
father would answer her little letters –
Your own Frances
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Unknown
F A. Seward
1851
Hand Shiftx

Frances Seward

Birth: 1805-09-24 Death: 1865-06-21
The berries have come & are
excellent –