Letter from Anna Wharton Seward to Frances Miller Seward, October 24, 1861

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Letter from Anna Wharton Seward to Frances Miller Seward, October 24, 1861
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Distributor:Seward Family Digital Archive

Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1861-10-24

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Letter from Anna Wharton Seward to Frances Miller Seward, October 24, 1861

action: sent

sender: Anna Seward
Birth: 1836-03-29  Death: 1919-05-02

location:
Unknown

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

location: Auburn, NY

transcription: sts 

revision: crb 2018-01-23

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Thursday
Oct 24th
My dear Mother
I leave here
tomorrow with Mr Weed.
Birth: 1797-11-15 Death: 1882-11-22

I wish I could take
Fred
Birth: 1830-07-08 Death: 1915-04-25
with me–but
he cannot leave for
a day. Margaret
Birth: 1812-10-29 Death: 1889-10-09

& I have made a
carpet for the guest–
chamber, & while the
parlor carpet & curtains
are being made I
thought was a good
Page 2

time to make my
visit north.
The red curtains have
been altered & will
look as good as new
when hung.
Augustus
Birth: 1826-10-01 Death: 1876-09-11
is much
better. He does not
cough, and is growing
stout again.
I should like to see
Aunty
Birth: 1803-11-01 Death: 1875-10-03
& Aunt Clara
Birth: 1793-05-01 Death: 1862-09-05
,
but fear I shall
not have time to go
to Auburn– they must
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come & see us. You will
soon be with us.
If you want to tell
me anything please
write to Dr Frietville
Unknown

Renss Co. Can I do
anything for you in
Albany, or New York?
I shall stop there
on my return.
Fred & his Father
Birth: 1801-05-16 Death: 1872-10-10

have gone to Colonel
Bakers
Birth: 1811-02-24 Death: 1861-10-21
funeral. We
can ill afford to loose
so efficient any officer.
Affectionately your daughter,
Anna
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Frances Seward

Birth: 1805-09-24 Death: 1865-06-21
Anna Oct 24th
1861