Letter from George Washington Seward to Frances Miller Seward, October 22, 1851

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Letter from George Washington Seward to Frances Miller Seward, October 22, 1851
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Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1851-10-22

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Letter from George Washington Seward to Frances Miller Seward, October 22, 1851

action: sent

sender: George Seward
Birth: 1808-08-26  Death: 1888-12-07

location: Florida, NY

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

location: Unknown
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transcription: pag 

revision: crb 2019-02-15

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Florida Oct 22nd 1851
My Dear Sister,
After spending an evening with Fanny
Birth: 1844-12-09 Death: 1866-10-29

and taking a dinner with Caroline
Birth: 1828-05-22 Death: 1906-12-09
I reached home
to day and find all very well and ready to give
me a welcome home.
Mr Round
Birth: 1823-07-27 Death: 1862-01-05
has opened his school with some
forty seven scholars – they are in very good spirits
The Whigs in NewBurgh are in high spirits
the Loco all quarrel about their nominations,
Tell Lazette
Birth: 1803-11-01 Death: 1875-10-03
I saw Mr May
Birth: 1797 Death: 1871
on the cars
he expressed himself as not altogether pleased
with Judge Conkling
Birth: 1789-10-12 Death: 1874-02-05
decision, he thinks that
if those now under bail should be convicted his
time with some others he mentioned would come
next, I hear on my return that Thomas
Thompson
Unknown
formerly of this village is deceased
his remains are to be brought up to Goshen
for interment to morrow.
I expect to hear soon how your Father
Birth: 1772-04-11 Death: 1851-11-13
is
but I do not anticipate any thing more favorable
Johnny
Birth: 1844-11-20 Death: 1917-01-31
returns his thanks to his cousin Fanny
for the articles I brought here from her.
Sarah
Birth: 1833-06-08 Death: 1891-06-12
I hear is yet in New York,
Very Affectionately,
GWSeward
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Frances Seward

Birth: 1805-09-24 Death: 1865-06-21
George Seward
Oct 1851