Letter from Frances Miller Seward to Lazette Miller Worden, December, 1864

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Letter from Frances Miller Seward to Lazette Miller Worden, December, 1864
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Distributor:Seward Family Digital Archive

Institution:University of Rochester

Repository:Rare Books and Special Collections

Date:1864-12

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Letter from Frances Miller Seward to Lazette Miller Worden, December, 1864

action: sent

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

location: Washington D.C., US

receiver: Lazette Worden
Birth: 1803-11-01  Death: 1875-10-03

location: Auburn, NY

transcription: msr 

revision: obm 2016-07-05

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Tuesday morning
My dearest Sister
I was ——(Wednesday
I had written this far
yesterday when Will
Birth: 1839-06-18 Death: 1920-04-29

walked into our midst.
We were in the library
before breakfast. It is
always cheering to see
Wills face–he tells
me you are all tolerably
well, though you had
suffered from the Youngs
x Birth: 1827  Death: 1902-06-23  Birth: 1801  Death: 1868-09  Birth: 1831-08  Death: 1912  Birth: 1796  Death: 1877 

invasion, as I feared you
might. I am glad they
left before Sunday. It
is pleasant to hear from home
from an eye witness. Will
left us for Martinsburg
this morning at ½ past 5.
Fanny
Birth: 1844-12-09 Death: 1866-10-29
and I were up to
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say good bye. Fanny has
been to the opera two nights
and been to ride one
day. She is much
fatigued and sleeps
late this morning.
I have been interrupted
by a call from Frederick
Birth: 1830-07-08 Death: 1915-04-25

(Polydore) Seward
Birth: 1799-07-02 Death: 1872-04-25
and
must finish my
letter hastily or it will
not go today. Fanny
says she is to write
some. Love to all
your own sister
Anna
Birth: 1836-03-29 Death: 1919-05-02
is not well.
Fred improves.
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