Letter from Frances Miller Seward to Augustus Henry Seward, March 27, 1859

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Letter from Frances Miller Seward to Augustus Henry Seward, March 27, 1859
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Distributor:Seward Family Digital Archive

Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1859-03-27

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Letter from Frances Miller Seward to Augustus Henry Seward, March 27, 1859

action: sent

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

location: Washington D.C., US

receiver: Augustus Seward
Birth: 1826-10-01  Death: 1876-09-11

location: Unknown
Unknown

transcription: kle 

revision: ekk 2015-07-16

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Washington
March 27th
Sunday
My dear Son,
We are to leave
here to Tuesday morning[ ]
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Reason: 

Will
Birth: 1839-06-18 Death: 1920-04-29
, Fanny
Birth: 1844-12-09 Death: 1866-10-29
& I go home
by New York. Your
Father
Birth: 1801-05-16 Death: 1872-10-10
goes the latter
part of the week on
the Southern road.
He went yesterday to
Baltimore with Lady
Napier
Birth: 1823-12-20 Death: 1911-08-24
, who joins
her children
x Birth: 1852-06-21  Death: 1919  Birth: 1846-09-22  Death: 1913-12-06  Birth: 1850-07-03  Death: 1874-02-21  Birth: 1848-11-13  Death: 1938-03-09 
at Annap-
olis
, where they are
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awaiting the arrival
of the ship with
the new Minister
Birth: 1817-04-06 Death: 1887-12-05
.
Lord Napier
Birth: 1819-09-19 Death: 1898-12-19
remains
here to receive him.
The vessel has not
been heard of since
the 22 of Feb, at which
time she sailed from
Liverpool. She was to
stop at Madeira.
Your promotion appears
in the papers so I
suppose you have official
notice of it by this
time.
Page 3

We shall look for
you home next
month. I have
no letter since I
wrote before.
Aunty
Birth: 1803-11-01 Death: 1875-10-03
has returned
to Auburn, was sick
when she came home
is better again now[ . ]
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Reason: 

Frances
Birth: 1826 Death: 1909-08-24
is at home again
with Frank
Birth: 1854-02 Death: 1931-05-23
.
We shall stop a day
in Albany.
I have some doubt of
this letter reaching
you, so I send a short
one. Fanny sends love[ . ]
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Reason: 

God bless you Mother
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Capt. Palmer
Birth: 1809-04-15 Death: 1862-06-18Certainty: Probable
says you
will not be ordered
away this summer
I hope you will rest.